Euchaetomera oculata   Hansen,  1910 (Mysid)
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Taxonomy
Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Arthropoda
Class: Malacostraca
Order:Mysida
Family:Mysidae

Description
Size: Length 5.8 mm.

Rostrum protruding and triangular, eyes thicker, the posterior group of ocelli much larger, thus reducing the length of the interval between the two groups. Antennal scale shorter, 3½ times as long as broad. Telson as long as broad, distal border very short, 1/5th of the total width, with a single pair of very oblique slender spines placed at the lateral angles and a pair of small protuberances.


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Biogeography


• INDIA (Record: 1965)
• Arabian Sea INDIA

Literature Source(s)
  • 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 - http://www.marinespecies.org
  • Sealifebase Available at - http://www.sealifebase.org/
  • 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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