Grandidierella bonnieroides   Stephensen,  1947 (Amphipod)
Organism information awaits expert curation
Class: Malacostraca

Color: Pale yellowish

Eyes medium, black; carpus of male 1st gnathopod with more than 1 medium process at inner distal apex, 2nd gnathopod in both sexes without long plumose setae, dactylus of male 1st gnathopod serrate with flat spines on inner margin; males with atleast one sternal process on 1st peraeon segment.

Synonym (s)
Grandidierella bonnieroides Myers, 1970

Common Name (s)
Economic Importance and Threats

Habitat:  Estuarine


• Tamil Nadu, Vellar-Coleroon estuarine complex INDIA
• Tamil Nadu, Uppanar Estuary INDIA
• Tamil Nadu, Vellar Estuary INDIA

Literature Source(s)
  • Society for the Management of European Biodiversity Data (2009) World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS) Available at -
  • Lyla, PS; Velvizhi, S and Ajmal Khan, S (1998) Brackishwater amphipods of Parangipettai coast Centre of Advanced Study in Marine Biology, Annamalai University, Parangipettai 79 pp Available at - NIO, Goa
  • Mondal, N; Rajkumar, M; Sun, J; Kundu, S; Lyla, PS; Khan, SA and Trilles, JP (2010) Biodiversity of brackish water amphipods (crustacean) in two estuaries, southeast coast of India Environmental Monitoring and Assessment Springer 171(1-4) 471–486 Available at -

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