Euphausiacea


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Related to Euphausiacea: Decapoda, Cirripedia, Branchiopoda, Caridea
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Noun1.Euphausiacea - small commonly luminescent crustaceans; important element of marine plankton: krill
animal order - the order of animals
Malacostraca, subclass Malacostraca - largest subclass of Crustacea including most of the well-known marine, freshwater, and terrestrial crustaceans: crabs; lobsters; shrimps; sow bugs; beach flies
krill - shrimp-like planktonic crustaceans; major source of food for e.g. baleen whales
Euphausia pacifica - food for jellyfish
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De los contenidos estomacales del jurel, fueron identificados hasta 23 diferentes grupos de presas, entre especies y taxas, pertenecientes a 10 mayores taxas: Teleostei, Euphausiacea, Decapoda, Stomatopoda, Isopoda, Amphipoda, Copepoda, Ostracoda, Cephalopoda y Gasteropoda.
Chaetognatha, Euphausiacea, Scyphozoa) were removed so that only benthic invertebrates were included in the sample analysis.
Los grupos secundarios correspondieron a Euphausiacea y Teleosteos en reclutas y adultos, y larvas de invertebrados en las tres clases de longitud (Tabla 3).
Taxonomic composition and distribution of Euphausiacea and Decapoda (Crustacea) in the neuston of the Bay of Fundy, Canada, J.
2013), Euphausiacea (krill) (Mundhenke, 1969; Brinton, 1979; Brinton & Townsend, 1980; Gomez-Gutierrez & Hernandez-Trujillo, 1994; Farber-Lorda et al, 2010; Ambriz-Arreola et al, 2012), Amphipoda (Siegel-Causey, 1982; Gasca & Franco-Gordo, 2008; Gasca et al.
neritico- 1530 oceanico Harpacticoida neritico 17352 Copepoditos 16179 Restos de copepodos 12150 Euphausiacea neritico- 439 oceanico Otros grupos Mysidacea neritico- 3 oceanico Amphipoda neritico- 1 oceanico Bivalvia neritico 222 Gastropoda neritico- 108 oceanico Ostracoda neritico- 10 oceanico Zoea neritico- 50 oceanico Megalopa neritico 728 Huevos de anchoveta neritico- 520 oceanico Huevos de Engraulidae 50 Huevos de pez n/i 114 Huevos de crustaceos 1 Larvas de cirripedos neritico 3300 Larvas de equinodermos neritico 219 Larvas de pez n/i 69 Chaetognata 14 Decapoda reptantia n/i 40 Restos de Myctophidae 140 Restos organicos n/i 110117 Polychaeta neritico 2241 Carbono Presas ([micron]g/ind) DIATOMEAS Actinoptychus undulatus 0.