Lysianassa cinghalensis   (Stebbing,  1897) (Amphipod)
Organism information awaits expert curation
Taxonomy
Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Arthropoda
Class: Malacostraca
Order:Amphipoda
Family:Lysianassidae

Description
Size: Length 6 mm (male), 10 mm (female).


Synonym (s)
Lysianassa cinghalensis Barnard, 1937
Lysianax cinghalensis Stebbing, 1897
Lysianax cinghalensis Walker, 1904
Lysianax cinghalensis Walker, 1909
Lysianassa urodus Walker & Scott, 1903

Common Name (s)
Economic Importance and Threats

Ecology
Habitat:  Demersal, Coastal

Biogeography


• Palk Bay INDIA
• Tamil Nadu, Gulf of Mannar (Lat: 8.5) (Long: 79) INDIA
• Tamil Nadu, Chennai INDIA
• SRI LANKA
• Red Sea
• Gulf of Oman
• Bay of Bengal INDIA
• INDIA

Literature Source(s)
  • Jordan, DS and JO, Snyder (1900) A list of fishes collected in Japan by Keinosuke Otaki and by the United States steamer albatross, with descriptions of fourteen new species Proceedings of U.S. National Museum 23(1213) 335-380
  • Nayar, KN (1966) On the Gammaridean Amphipoda of the Gulf of Mannar, with special reference to those of the pearl and chank beds Proceedings of Symposium on Crustacea Marine Biological Association of India, Mandapam Camp Part I 133-168 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
  • Marine Biological Station, Chennai, Tamil Nadu (2003) Checklist of marine fauna of Tamil Nadu Department of Environment, Government of Tamil Nadu Available at - http://tnenvis.nic.in
  • Sealifebase Available at - http://www.sealifebase.org/
  • Rao, KVS (1972) intertidal amphipods from the indian coasts Proceedings of the Indian National Science Academy 38 190-205 Available at - NIO, Goa
  • Sivaprakasam, TE (1966) Amphipoda from the east coast of India Journal of the marine biological association of India The marine biological association of India 8(1) 82-122 Available at - NIO, Goa

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