Stylocheiron elongatum   G.O. Sars,  1883 (Euphausiid)
Organism information awaits expert curation
Taxonomy
Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Arthropoda
Class: Malacostraca
Order:Euphausiacea
Family:Euphausiidae

Description
Size: 6.5-8 mm.

Eyes oblong, upper part not divided into prominent crystal cones; sixth abdominal segment more than three times as long as deep.


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Economic Importance and Threats

Ecology
Habitat:  Pelagic

Biogeography


• Lakshadweep Islands (Lat: 9.05) (Long: 73.33) 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

Page last updated on:2010-11-22

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