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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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Spatial distribution of Euphausiids (Euphausiacea) off Malpelo Island, Colombian Tropical Pacific
Inusual mortality of krill (Crustacea: Euphausiacea) in Bahia de La Paz, Gulf of California.
Their varied diet is known to include capelin (Mallotus villosus), mysids (Mysida spp.), shrimp, and krill (Euphausiacea spp.) (Beck et al, 1993; Hammill et al, 2005).
Parasite diversity of Nyctiphanes simplex and Nematoscelis difficilis (Crustacea: Euphausiacea) along the northwestern coast of Mexico.
Synopsis: Krill are small crustaceans of the order Euphausiacea, and are found in all the world's oceans.
The mitochondrial genome of Euphausia superba (Prydz Bay) (Crustacea: Malacostraca: Euphausiacea) reveals a novel gene arrangement and potential molecular markers.
Shiphonophora, Heteropoda, Copepoda, Euphausiacea, Chaetognatha and Salpidae.
1 (1.2) Hyperoche medusarum 1 (1.2) Euphausiacea Thysanoessa spinifera 13 (15.5) Euphausia pacifica 64 (76.2) Polychaeta Unidentified spp.
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.
En 19 capitulos se explican los variados y diferentes grupos taxonomicos de Crustacea, principalmente marinos y de lagunas costeras, tratados en: "Decapoda", "Cladocera", "Copepoda", "Peracarida", "Cirripedia", "Oniscidea", "Remipedia", "Lophogastrida y Mysida", "Branchiopoda: Anostraca", "Branchiopoda: Cyclestherida, Laevicaudata, and Spinicaudata", "Branchiopoda: Notostraca", "Amphipoda", "Stomatopoda", "Euphausiacea", "Cumacea", "Leptostraca", "Tanaidacea", "Ostracoda" y "Brachiura".
The marine crustacean krill (order Euphausiacea) has not been a traditional food in the human diet.
Illustrated keys to free-living invertebrates of Eurasian Arctic seas and adjacent deep waters; v.1: Rotifera, pycnogonida, cirripedia, leptostraca, mysidacea, hyperiidea, caprellidea, euphausiacea, dendrobra