Cheriphotis megacheles   (Giles)  (Amphipod)
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Taxonomy
Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Arthropoda
Class: Malacostraca
Order:Amphipoda
Family:Photidae

Description

Synonym (s)
Melita megacheles Giles 1885
Eurystheus hirsutus Giles 1887
Cheriphotis megacheles Walker 1904
Cheriphotis walkeri Stebbing 1910
Cheriphotis durbanensis Barnard 1916
Cheriphotis megacheles Schellenberg 1928
Cheriphotis delloei Pirlot 1934
Cheiriphotis megacheles Barnard 1937
Cheiriphotis megacheles Nayar 1959

Common Name (s)
Economic Importance and Threats

Ecology

Biogeography


• Tamil Nadu, Off Tuticorin INDIA (Record: 1966)
• SRI LANKA (Record: 1966)
• Bay of Bengal INDIA (Record: 1966)
• Tamil Nadu, Chennai INDIA (Record: 1966)

Literature Source(s)
  • 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

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