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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmpithoidae Stebbing, 1899 
AphiaID: 101366

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArthropoda (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCrustacea (Subphylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMulticrustacea (Superclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMalacostraca (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEumalacostraca (Subclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPeracarida (Superorder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphipoda (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSenticaudata (Suborder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCorophiida (Infraorder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCorophiidira (Parvorder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCorophioidea (Superfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmpithoidae (Family)
Status accepted
Rank Family
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCorophioidea Leach, 1814
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmpithoinae Boeck, 1871 · accepted, alternate representation (Subfamily classification supported by Sotka et. al., 2016 but not recognised by Peart & Ahyong, 2016)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorExampithoinae Myers & Lowry, 2003 · accepted, alternate representation (Subfamily classification supported by Sotka et. al., 2016 but not recognised by Peart & Ahyong, 2016)
Sources 
identification resource Barnard, J. L.; Karaman, G. S. (1991). The families and genera of marine gammaridean Amphipoda (except marine gammaroids). Part 1. Records of the Australian Museum, Supplement. 13(1): 1-417., available online at http://dx.doi.org/10.3853/j.0812-7387.13.1991.91
page(s): 99 [details]

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 Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAustrothoe Peart, 2014
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBiancolina Della Valle, 1893
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParanexes Peart, 2014

Subfamily Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmpithoinae Boeck, 1871 represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmpithoidae Stebbing, 1899 (alternate representation, Subfamily classification supported by Sotka et. al., 2016 but not recognised by Peart & Ahyong, 2016)
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphithoides Kossmann, 1880
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphitholina Ruffo, 1953
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmpithoe Leach, 1814
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCymadusa Savigny, 1816
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMacropisthopus K.H. Barnard, 1916
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParadusa Ruffo, 1969
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParagrubia Chevreux, 1901
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlumithoe Barnard & Karaman, 1991
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPseudamphithoides Ortiz, 1976
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPseudopleonexes Conlan, 1982
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSunamphitoe Bate, 1857
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPeramphithoe Conlan & Bousfield, 1982 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSunamphitoe Bate, 1857
Subfamily Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorExampithoinae Myers & Lowry, 2003 represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmpithoidae Stebbing, 1899 (alternate representation, Subfamily classification supported by Sotka et. al., 2016 but not recognised by Peart & Ahyong, 2016)
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorExampithoe K.H. Barnard, 1926
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPleonexes Bate, 1857 represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmpithoe Leach, 1814 (alternate representation, (removed from synonymy of Ampithoe following Peart & Ahyong, 2016))

Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcanthogrubia Stout, 1912 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCymadusa Savigny, 1816
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphitoe Latreille, 1817 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmpithoe Leach, 1814
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphyllodomus Just, 1977 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPseudamphithoides Ortiz, 1976
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGrubia Czerniavsky, 1868 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCymadusa Savigny, 1816
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelanesius Ledoyer, 1984 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorExampithoe (Melanesius) Ledoyer, 1984
Environment marine
Distribution 
From regional or thematic species database
North Atlantic Ocean
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorBanc d'Arguin [details]
Feedingtype  herbivore [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:101366
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  Bellan-Santini, Denise
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  checked  Costello, Mark
2005-05-02 07:36:34Z  changed  Cuvelier, Daphne
2007-01-29 08:28:04Z  changed  De Broyer, Claude
2013-01-24 11:53:32Z  changed  Horton, Tammy
2013-02-18 14:21:54Z  changed  Horton, Tammy
  
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  Citation: Horton, T.; De Broyer, C.; Costello, M.; Bellan-Santini, D. (2013). Ampithoidae Stebbing, 1899. In: Horton, T.; Lowry, J.; De Broyer, C.; Bellan-Santini, D.; Coleman, C. O.; Daneliya, M.; Dauvin, J-C.; Fišer, C.; Gasca, R.; Grabowski, M.; Guerra-García, J. M.; Hendrycks, E.; Holsinger, J.; Hughes, L.; Jaume, D.; Jazdzewski, K.; Just, J.; Kamaltynov, R. M.; Kim, Y.-H.; King, R.; Krapp-Schickel, T.; LeCroy, S.; Lörz, A.-N.; Senna, A. R.; Serejo, C.; Sket, B.; Tandberg, A.H.; Thomas, J.; Thurston, M.; Vader, W.; Väinölä, R.; Vonk, R.; White, K.; Zeidler, W. (2016). World Amphipoda Database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=101366 on 2016-12-07
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