Euphausia brevis   Hansen,  1905 (Euphausiid)
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Taxonomy
Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Arthropoda
Class: Malacostraca
Order:Euphausiacea
Family:Euphausiidae

Description
Size: 8.5-10 mm.

A single process on second antennular segment.


Synonym (s)
Euphausia brevis Hansen, 1905(b)

Common Name (s)
Economic Importance and Threats

Ecology
Habitat:  Pelagic
Predator:  Bony fish (Scomber japonicus)

Biogeography


• INDIA

Literature Source(s)
  • Sebastian, MJ (1966) Euphausiacea from Indian Seas: Systematics and general considerations Proceedings of Symposium on Crustacea Marine Biological Association of India, Mandapam Camp Part-I 233-254 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/

Page last updated on:2010-11-09

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