Nematoscelis gracilis   Hansen,  1910 (Euphausiid)
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Taxonomy
Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Arthropoda
Class: Malacostraca
Order:Euphausiacea
Family:Euphausiidae

Description
Lower part of eyes not smaller than upper part; terminal process of petasma short, but yet longer than basal diameter of proximal process; coxal lobe of thelycum angular with straight sides.


Synonym (s)
Nematoscelis gracilis Hansen, 1910

Common Name (s)
Economic Importance and Threats

Ecology
Habitat:  Pelagic

Biogeography


• Lakshadweep INDIA
• MALDIVES
• INDIA

Literature Source(s)
  • Gibbons, MJ (1995) Observations on euphausiid assemblages of the south coast of South Africa South African Journal of Marine Science 16 141-148 Available at - NIO, Goa
  • Mathew, KR; Sivan, G; Krishnakumar, PK and Kuriakose, S (2003) Euphausiids of the west coast of India CMFRI, Cochin, Kerala, India 78 1-155 Available at - NIO, Goa
  • Sebastian, MJ (1966) Euphausiacea from Indian Seas: Systematics and general considerations Proceedings of Symposium on Crustacea Marine Biological Association of India, Mandapam Camp Part-I 233-254 Available at - NIO, Goa
  • Society for the Management of European Biodiversity Data (2009) World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS) Available at - http://www.marinespecies.org

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