Siriella aequiremis   Hansen,  1910 (Mysid)
Organism information awaits expert curation
Class: Malacostraca

Size: Length 11.2 mm.

Body rather robust, frontal plate low and triangular. Terminal lobe of antennal scale broader than long. Pseudobranchial lobes nearly straight. Rami of pleopods 2-3 not modified, fourth pair with endopod armed with long spines. Uropods slender, rami subequal in length, exopod with 9-10 spines occupying more than half the border. Telson 3 times as long as broad, distal half of lateral border straight, with close set spines occupying more than half the border. Telson three times as long as broad, distal half of lateral border straight, with close set spines arranged in distinct series, apex with a pair of long spines.

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• Bay of Bengal (Lat: 15) (Long: 90) INDIA
• Indian Ocean, Station no.5.327.64 (Lat: 6.85) (Long: 75.03) INDIA (Record: 30/04/1964)
• Indian Ocean, Station no.3.5383B.64 (Lat: 9.97) (Long: 67.53) INDIA (Record: 21/05/1964)
• Indian Ocean, Station no.3.101.62 (Lat: 10) (Long: 74) INDIA (Record: 05/12/1962)
• Indian Ocean, Station no.15.360.64 (Lat: 9.23) (Long: 86.1) INDIA (Record: 11/06/1964)
• Indian Ocean, Station no.19.512.64 (Lat: 11) (Long: 95) INDIA (Record: 22/08/1964)
• Indian Ocean, Station no.19.515.64 (Lat: 7.95) (Long: 95.12) INDIA (Record: 23/08/1964)
• Indian Ocean, Station no.3.20.63 (Lat: 6.38) (Long: 78.02) INDIA (Record: 17/12/1963)
• Bay of Bengal INDIA (Record: 1965)
• Arabian Sea INDIA

Literature Source(s)
  • Daniel, BA; Molur, S and Walker,S (1998) Report of the workshop conservation assessment and management plan for selected invertebrates of southern India Zoo Outreach Organization, Coimbatore, India 25569 Available at - NCL, Pune
  • Panikkar, NK (1973) Hand book to the international zooplankton collections 4 1-161 Available at - NIO, RC Kochi
  • Society for the Management of European Biodiversity Data (2009) World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS) Available at -
  • Pillai, NK (1967) A review of the work on the shallow water Mysidacea of the Indian waters Proceedings of the symposium on Crustacea Part V, Series 2 Marine Biological Association of India 1681-1728 Available at - NIO, Goa
  • Pillai, NK (1964) Report on the Mysidacea in the collections of the central marine fisheries research institute, Mandapam camp, South India-Part I Journal of the marine biological association of India 6(1) 1-36 Available at - NIO, Goa

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