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Griffiths, C. L. (1974). The Amphipoda of Southern Africa. 3. The Gammaridea and Caprellidea of Natal. Annals of the South African Museum. 62(7): 209-264, figs: 1-8.
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Griffiths, C. L.
1974
The Amphipoda of Southern Africa. 3. The Gammaridea and Caprellidea of Natal
Annals of the South African Museum
62(7): 209-264, figs: 1-8.
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Africa
Indian Ocean (without specifications)
Indian Ocean, Western
Natal
South Africa
South East Atlantic (only warm temperate; cold temperate see *SUB)
Southern Africa
Systematics, Taxonomy
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Ampelisca brachyceras Walker, 1904 (basis of record)
Ampelisca miops K.H. Barnard, 1916 (basis of record)
Amphilochus neapolitanus Della Valle, 1893 accepted as Apolochus neapolitanus (Della Valle, 1893) (additional source)
Caprella laevipes Mayer, 1903 (basis of record)
Ceradocus natalensis Griffiths, 1974 (original description)
Chaka Griffiths, 1974 (basis of record)
Chaka leoni Griffiths, 1974 (original description)
Cyamus balaenopterae K.H. Barnard, 1931 accepted as Balaenocyamus balaenopterae (KH Barnard, 1931) (additional source)
Cyamus boopis Lütken, 1870 (additional source)
Cyamus erraticus Roussel de Vauzème, 1834 (basis of record)
Eurystheus holmesi Stebbing, 1908 accepted as Gammaropsis holmesi (Stebbing, 1908) (source of synonymy)
Eurystheus imminens K.H. Barnard, 1916 accepted as Gammaropsis atlantica Stebbing, 1888 accepted as Latigammaropsis atlantica (Stebbing, 1888) (source of synonymy)
Eurystheus semidentatus K.H. Barnard, 1916 accepted as Gammaropsis holmesi (Stebbing, 1908) (source of synonymy)
Exampithoe (Exampithoe) natalensis K.H. Barnard, 1925 accepted as Exampithoe natalensis K.H. Barnard, 1925 (basis of record)
Gammaropsis atlantica Stebbing, 1888 accepted as Latigammaropsis atlantica (Stebbing, 1888) (additional source)
Gammaropsis chelifera (Chevreux, 1901) (basis of record)
Gammaropsis imminens (K.H. Barnard, 1916) accepted as Latigammaropsis atlantica (Stebbing, 1888) (source of synonymy)
Gammaropsis semidentatus (K.H. Barnard, 1916) accepted as Gammaropsis holmesi (Stebbing, 1908) (source of synonymy)
Hippomedon longimanus Stebbing, 1888 (additional source)
Laetmatophilus durbanensis K.H. Barnard, 1916 (basis of record)
Lemboides acanthiger K.H. Barnard, 1916 (basis of record)
Megaluropus namaquaeensis Schellenberg, 1953 (basis of record)
Microdeutopus thumbellinus Griffiths, 1974 accepted as Neomegamphopus thumbellinus (Griffiths, 1974) (original description)
Microlysias xenoceras Stebbing, 1918 accepted as Microlysias xenokeras Stebbing, 1918 (basis of record)
Triodos insignis K.H. Barnard, 1916 accepted as Ampelisca insignis (K.H. Barnard, 1916) (basis of record)
Unciolella spinosa Griffiths, 1974 (original description)
Urothoe coxalis Griffiths, 1974 (original description)
Urothoe tumorosa Griffiths, 1974 (original description)
Indian Ocean for Gammaropsis chelifera (Chevreux, 1901) 
Indian Ocean for Monoliropus falcimanus Mayer, 1904 
Madagascar for Orchestia ancheidos (K.H. Barnard, 1916) 
Madagascar for Urothoe serrulidactylus K.H Barnard, 1955 
Mozambique for Orchestia ancheidos (K.H. Barnard, 1916) 
South Africa (country) for Amaryllis macrophthalma Haswell, 1879 
South Africa (country) for Ampelisca anisuropa (Stebbing, 1908) 
South Africa (country) for Ampelisca brachyceras Walker, 1904 
South Africa (country) for Ampelisca brevicornis (Costa, 1853) 
South Africa (country) for Ampelisca chiltoni Stebbing, 1888 
South Africa (country) for Ampelisca diadema (Costa, 1853) 
South Africa (country) for Ampelisca fusca Stebbing, 1888 
South Africa (country) for Ampelisca miops K.H. Barnard, 1916 
South Africa (country) for Ampelisca natalensis K.H. Barnard, 1916 
South Africa (country) for Ampelisca palmata K.H. Barnard, 1916 
South Africa (country) for Ampelisca spinimana Chevreux, 1900 
South Africa (country) for Amphilochus neapolitanus Della Valle, 1893 
South Africa (country) for Ampithoe africana K.H. Barnard, 1926 
South Africa (country) for Aora typica Krøyer, 1845 
South Africa (country) for Atylus granulosus (Walker, 1904) 
South Africa (country) for Byblis gaimardi (Krøyer, 1846) 
South Africa (country) for Caprella circur Mayer, 1903 
South Africa (country) for Caprella danilevskii Czerniavski, 1868 
South Africa (country) for Caprella equilibra Say, 1818 
South Africa (country) for Caprella laevipes Mayer, 1903 
South Africa (country) for Caprella natalensis Mayer, 1903 
South Africa (country) for Caprella penantis Leach, 1814 
South Africa (country) for Caprellina longicollis Nicolet, 1849 
South Africa (country) for Ceradocus (Denticeradocus) rubromaculatus (Stimpson, 1856) 
South Africa (country) for Ceradocus natalensis Griffiths, 1974 
South Africa (country) for Cerapus tubularis Say, 1817 
South Africa (country) for Chaka leoni Griffiths, 1974 
South Africa (country) for Cheiriphotis megacheles (Giles, 1885) 
South Africa (country) for Chevalia aviculae Walker, 1904 
South Africa (country) for Colomastix pusilla Grube, 1861 
South Africa (country) for Corophium acherusicum Costa, 1853 
South Africa (country) for Corophium triaenonyx Stebbing, 1904 
South Africa (country) for Cyamus balaenopterae K.H. Barnard, 1931 
South Africa (country) for Cyamus boopis Lütken, 1870 
South Africa (country) for Cyamus erraticus Roussel de Vauzème, 1834 
South Africa (country) for Cymadusa filosa Savigny, 1816 
South Africa (country) for Cyproidea ornata Haswell, 1879 
South Africa (country) for Elasmopus affinis Della Valle, 1893 
South Africa (country) for Elasmopus japonicus Stephensen, 1932 
South Africa (country) for Elasmopus pectenicrus (Spence Bate, 1862) 
South Africa (country) for Erichthonius brasiliensis (Dana, 1853) 
South Africa (country) for Eriopisa chilkensis (Chilton, 1921) 
South Africa (country) for Eusiroides monoculoides (Haswell, 1880) 
South Africa (country) for Exampithoe (Exampithoe) natalensis K.H. Barnard, 1925 
South Africa (country) for Gammaropsis afra Stebbing, 1888 
South Africa (country) for Gammaropsis chelifera (Chevreux, 1901) 
South Africa (country) for Gammaropsis holmesi (Stebbing, 1908) 
South Africa (country) for Gitanopsis pusilla K.H. Barnard, 1916 
South Africa (country) for Grandidierella bonnieri Stebbing, 1908 
South Africa (country) for Grandidierella lignorum K.H. Barnard, 1935 
South Africa (country) for Hippomedon longimanus Stebbing, 1888 
South Africa (country) for Hippomedon onconotus (Stebbing, 1908) 
South Africa (country) for Hyale grandicornis (Krøyer, 1845) 
South Africa (country) for Ischyrocerus anguipes Krøyer, 1838 
South Africa (country) for Jassa falcata (Montagu, 1808) 
South Africa (country) for Laetmatophilus durbanensis K.H. Barnard, 1916 
South Africa (country) for Laetmatophilus purus Stebbing, 1888 
South Africa (country) for Laetmatophilus tridens Barnard, 1916 
South Africa (country) for Lemboides acanthiger K.H. Barnard, 1916 
South Africa (country) for Lembos hypacanthus K.H. Barnard, 1916 
South Africa (country) for Leucothoe ctenochir K.H. Barnard, 1925 
South Africa (country) for Leucothoe dolichoceras K.H. Barnard, 1916 
South Africa (country) for Leucothoe richiardii Lesson, 1865 
South Africa (country) for Leucothoe spinicarpa (Abildgaard, 1789) 
South Africa (country) for Liljeborgia epistomata K.H. Barnard, 1932 
South Africa (country) for Lysianassa ceratina (Walker, 1889) 
South Africa (country) for Lysianassa variegatus (Stimpson, 1856) 
South Africa (country) for Maera hamigera Haswell, 1880 
South Africa (country) for Maera inaequipes (A. Costa, 1857) 
South Africa (country) for Mallacoota subcarinata (Haswell, 1879) 
South Africa (country) for Mandibulophoxus stimpsoni (Stebbing, 1908) 
South Africa (country) for Megaluropus namaquaeensis Schellenberg, 1953 
South Africa (country) for Melita appendiculata (Say, 1818) 
South Africa (country) for Melita zeylanica Stebbing, 1904 
South Africa (country) for Metaprotella macrodactylos Stebbing, 1910 
South Africa (country) for Microdeutopus thumbellinus Griffiths, 1974 
South Africa (country) for Microlysias xenoceras Stebbing, 1918 
South Africa (country) for Monoliropus falcimanus Mayer, 1904 
South Africa (country) for Ochlesis lenticulosus K.H. Barnard, 1940 
South Africa (country) for Orchestia ancheidos (K.H. Barnard, 1916) 
South Africa (country) for Orchestia rectipalma (K.H. Barnard, 1940) 
South Africa (country) for Palinnotus natalensis K.H. Barnard, 1940 
South Africa (country) for Paracaprella pusilla Mayer, 1890 
South Africa (country) for Paramoera capensis (Dana, 1853) 
South Africa (country) for Parhyalella natalensis (Stebbing, 1917) 
South Africa (country) for Photis kapapa J.L. Barnard, 1970 
South Africa (country) for Photis longimana Walker, 1904 
South Africa (country) for Photis uncinata K.H. Barnard, 1932 
South Africa (country) for Phtisica marina Slabber, 1769 
South Africa (country) for Platyischnopus herdmani Walker, 1904 
South Africa (country) for Podocerus africanus K.H. Barnard, 1916 
South Africa (country) for Podocerus brasiliensis (Dana, 1853) 
South Africa (country) for Podocerus inconspicuus (Stebbing, 1888) 
South Africa (country) for Podocerus multispinis K.H. Barnard, 1926 
South Africa (country) for Polycheria atolli Walker, 1905 
 Description

Widespread on fin whales an blue whales (Griffiths, 1974). [details]

 Description

Widespread on humpback whales (Griffiths, 1974). [details]

 Description

Widespread on right whales (Griffiths, 1974). [details]

 Description

Only one record to date (Griffiths, 1974). [details]

 Distribution

Ceylon, southern Africa (Griffiths, 1974). [details]

 Distribution

Cosmopolitan in tropical and temperate seas (Griffiths, 1974). [details]

 Distribution

Atlantic, extending to Natal (Griffiths, 1974). [details]

 Distribution

Only one record known to date (Griffiths, 1974). [details]

 Holotype

Holotype: SAM A13164, male 10 mm. Type-locality: NAD 4N, 30°47'S/30°29'E, 17 May 1958, depth 44m, substrate stones. [details]

 Holotype

Holotype: SAM A13165, male, 11mm. Type-locality: NAD 15K, 13 August 1958, 30°47'S/30°27'E, depth 36 m. [details]

 Holotype

Holotype: SAM A13222, male, 3,5 mm. Type-locality: NIWR/UM/P1E, 15 September 1970; 29°59'S/31°03'E, depth 60 m. [details]

 Holotype

Holotype: SAM A13217, male 7 mm. Type-locality: NIWR/1/27P, 15 May 1972, 30°47'S/30°33'E, depth 58 m. [details]

 Holotype

Holotype: SAM A13211, male, 2,5 mm. Type-locality: NIWR/1/5D, 15 May 1972, 28°48'S/32°11'E, depth 16 m. [details]

 Holotype

Holotype: SAM A13214, male, 3,5mm. Type-locality: NIWR/2/20A, 19 July 1972, 30°14'S/30°52'E, depth 44m. [details]

 Remark

Type species is Chaka leoni Griffiths, 1974 [details]

 Remark

Originally described in this genus, later transferred to Gammaropsis[details]

 synonymy

Originally described in the genus Eurystheus. Griffiths (1974) found that the characters to distinguish between G. ... [details]