Pseudanchialina inermis   (Illig,  1906) (Mysid)
Organism information awaits expert curation
Class: Malacostraca

Size: Length 3.2 mm.

Frontal plate considerably narrower. Eyes larger, the stalk increasing in width distalwards and broader than long. Endopod of pleopods 2 and 3 shorter and smaller. Telson more than 3 times as broad, median part half as broad as base, lateral border with 5 spines, distal border with 7 pairs of spines.

Synonym (s)
Pseudanchialina sibogae Nouvel, 1944
Chlamydopleon inerme Illig, 1906

Common Name (s)
Economic Importance and Threats



• Bay of Bengal (Lat: 15) (Long: 90) INDIA
• Indian Ocean, Station no.1.28.63 (Lat: 11.82) (Long: 92.88) INDIA (Record: 27/3/1963)
• Indian Ocean, Station no.19.520.64 (Lat: 6) (Long: 98.5) INDIA (Record: 25/8/1964)
• Indian Ocean, Station no.19.521.64 (Lat: 6.08) (Long: 98.98) INDIA (Record: 25/8/1964)
• Indian Ocean, Station no.22.570.65 (Lat: 16) (Long: 84.03) INDIA (Record: 28/1/1965)
• Bay of Bengal INDIA
• 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
  • 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
  • Society for the Management of European Biodiversity Data (2009) World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS) Available at -
  • 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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