WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGastrosaccus psammodytes O. Tattersall, 1958

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161479  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:161479)

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Species
marine, fresh, terrestrial
Tattersall, O.S. (1958). Further notes on Mysidacea from South African waters. Transactions of the Royal society of South Africa 4: 373-385 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Buffels bay  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editortype locality contained in Buffels bay [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDepth range littoral  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDepth range littoral [details]
Mees, J. (2009). Gastrosaccus psammodytes O. Tattersall, 1958. In: Mees, J. & K. Meland (Eds) (2012 onwards). World List of Lophogastrida, Stygiomysida and Mysida. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=161479 on 2017-12-16

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original description Tattersall, O.S. (1958). Further notes on Mysidacea from South African waters. Transactions of the Royal society of South Africa 4: 373-385 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

basis of record Price, W. (2001). World list of Mysidacea. [details]   

additional source Müller, H. G. (1993). World catalogue and bibliography of the recent Mysidacea. 238p. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Schlacher T.A.; Wooldridge, T.H. (1995): Tidal influence on distribution and behaviour of the estuarine opossum shrimp Gastrosaccus brevifissura Changes in Fluxes in Estuaries, ECSA22/ERF Symposium, K.R. Dyer and R.J. Orth (eds), Olsen & Olsen, Denmark: 3 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Wooldridge, T. H. (1981). Zonation and distribution of the beach mysid, Gastrosaccus psammodytes (Crustacea: Mysidacea). Journal of zoology. 193: 183-189. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Wooldridge, T. H.; Mees, J. (2003). Additions to the mysid fauna (Crustacea: Mysidacea) from coastal waters of Mozambique, with descriptions of two new species. Hydrobiologia. 505: 31-39. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Wooldridge, T. H.; Greenwood, J. G.; Greenwood, J. (1992). A new species of Haplostylus (Mysidacea) from sandy beaches on the east coast of Australia. Crustaceana. 63 (2): 160-16. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Verslycke, T.; Fockedey, N.; McKenney, C. L.; Roast, S. D.; Jones, M. B.; Mees, J.; Janssen, C. R. (2004). Mysids as potential test organisms for the evaluation of environmental endocrine disruption: a review. Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry. 23(5), 1219-1234. [details]   

additional source McLachlan, A. 1983. The ecology of sandy beaches in the Eastern Cape, South Africa. Pages 539-546, In: McLachlan, A., & T. Erasmus (eds.), Sandy Beaches as Ecosystems. T. Junk, The Hague. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Wooldridge, T. H.; McLachlan, A. (1986). A new species of Gastrosaccus (Mysidacea) from Western Australia. Records of the Western Australian Museum. Supplements. 13(1): 129-138. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Wooldridge, T. H. (1988). A new species of Mysidopsis (Mysidacea) from coastal waters of southern Africa and a key to the known species from the subcontinent. Annals of the South African Museum. 98(4): 93-103. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Wooldridge, T. H.; Mees, J. (2011 onwards). World List of the Mysidacea.  [details]   

additional source Neyt, K. (2002). Morfologische studie van een nieuwe soort van de ordo Mysidacea uit de Westelijke Indische Oceaan. Unpublished manuscript, Institute voor Dierkunde, Universiteit Gent, Mariene Biologie. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source KIBIRIGE I, PERISSINOTTO R, NOZAIS C (2003). Grazing rates and feeding preferences of the mysid shrimp Gastrosaccus brevifissura in a temporarily open estuary in South Africa MEPS, 251:201-210 : [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source JOHNSTON, N.M.; RITZ, D.A. (2001). Synchronous development and release of broods by the swarming mysids Anisomysis mixta australis, Paramesopodopsis rufa and Tenagomysis tasmaniae (Mysidacea: Crustacea) Mar. Ecol. Prog. Ser. 223 : 225-233 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source DUGAN, J.E.; HUBBARD, D.M. & LASTRA, M. (2000). Burrowing abilities and swash behavior of three crabs, Emerita analoga Stimpson, Blepharipoda occidentalis Randall, and Lepidopa californica Efford (Anomura, Hippoidea), of exposed sandy beaches. J. Exp. Mar. Biol. Ecol. 255: 229-245. : [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source DE RUYCK, A.M.C.; DONN, T.E., JR. & MCLACHLAN, A. (1991). Life histories and breeding patterns of three intertidal sand beach isopods. Marine Ecology 12: 105-121. : [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source DE RUYCK, A.M.C.; DONN, T.E., JR & MCLACHLAN, A. (1992). Distribution of three intertidal cirolanid isopods (Flabellifera: Cirolanidae) on a South African sandy beach. Cah. Biol. Mar. 33: 147-168 : [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Yannicelli, B.; Palacios, R.; Giménez, L. (2002). Swimming ability and burrowing time of two cirolanid isopods from different levels of exposed sandy beaches. Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology. 273(1): 73-88., available online at https://doi.org/10.1016/s0022-0981(02)00146-6 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source BRUCE, N.L. & SOARES, A.G. (1996). Taxonomy and ecology of sandy beach Eurydice (Crustacea, Isopoda, Cirolanidae) from the West coast of South africa Cah. Biol. Mar. 37: 77-98 : [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Hanamura, Y. 1999. Seasonal abundance and life cycle of Archaeomysis articulata (Crustacea: Mysidacea) on a sandy beach of western Hokkaido, Japan.-- Journal of Natural History 33: 1811-1830. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Dugan, J. E.; Hubbard, D. M.; Lastra, M. (2000). Burrowing abilities and swash behavior of three crabs, Emerita analoga Stimpson, Blepharipoda occidentalis Randall, and Lepidopa californica Efford (Anomura, Hippoidea), of exposed sandy beaches. Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology. 255: 229-245. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source YANNICELLI, B.; PALACIOS, R. & GIMéNEZ, L. (2002). Swimming ability and burrowing time of two cirolanid isopods from different levels of exposed sandy beaches. J. Exp. Mar. Biol. Ecol. 273: 73-88 : [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Wooldridge, T. H. (2000). The Mysid fauna of South Africa.  [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source N. M. JOHNSTON, D. A. RITZ (2001). Synchronous development and release of broods MEPS 223: 225-233 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source SUTHERLAND, D. & CLOSS, G.P. (2001). Diel patterns of mysid drift (Crustacea: Mysidacea) in the Taieri River estuary, New Zealand New Zealand Journal of Marine and Freshwater Research 35: 197-200 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source SUTHERLAND, D. (1999). The drift community of an estuarine river system with focus on the ecology of an undescribed Gastrosaccus species (Mysidacea: Mysidae) Thesis [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source SORBE, J.C. (1991). Biologia del Misidàceo suprabentónico Schistomysis ornata (Sars, 1864) en la plataforma continental aquitana. - Actas V Simp. Ibér. Estud. Bentos Mar., 1: 273-298. [biology [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source SCHOEMAN, D.S.; MCLACHLAN, A. & DUGAN, J.E. (2000). Lessons from a Disturbance Experiment in the Intertidal Zone of an Exposed Sandy Beach. Estuarine, Coastal and Shelf Science 50: 869-884 : [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source SCHOEMAN, D.S.: WHEELER, M. & WAIT, M. (2003). The relative accuracy of standard estimators for macrofaunal abundance and species richness derived from selected intertidal transect designs used to sample exposed sandy beaches. Estuarine, Coastal and Shelf Science 56: 1–12. : [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Nel, R.; McLachlan, A.; Winter, D. P. (2001). The effect of grain size on the burrowing of two Donax species. Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology. 265(2): 219-238., available online at https://doi.org/10.1016/s0022-0981(01)00335-5 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source ROAST, S.D.; WIDDOWS, J.; JONES, M.B. (2000). Egestion rates of the estuarine mysid Neomysis integer (Peracarida : Mysidacea) in relation to a variable environment J. Exp. Mar. Biol. Ecol. 245 : 69-81 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source De La Huz R., Lastra M. & López J. (2002). The influence of sediment grain size on burrowing, growth and metabolism of Donax trunculus L. (Bivalvia: Donacidae). Journal of Sea Research. 47: 85-95. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source PILLAI, R.S. (1963). Studies on the shrimp Caridina laevis Heller J. Mar. Biol. Ass. India, 5(2): 269-272 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source ORTIZ, M. & A. WASIKETE (1992). Artropodos asociados a los Vegetales del Litoral Rocoso de la Costa Norte de la Isla de Inhaca, en la Republica Popular de Mozambique. - Revta. Invest. Mar.,13(1): 49-53[Gastrosaccus psammodytes [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source NEL, R.; MCLACHLAN, A. & WINTER, D. (1999). Effect of sand particle size on the burrowing ability of the beach mysid Gastrosaccus psammodytes Tattersall. Estuarine and Coastal Shelf Science 48: 599-604 : [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source NEL, R.; MCLACHLAN, A. & WINTER, D. (2001). The effect of grain size on the burrowing of two Donax species. J. Exp. Mar. Biol. Ecol. 265: 219-238 : [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source McLachlan, A.; Jaramillo, E. (1995). Zonation on sandy beaches. Oceanography and Marine Biology: an Annual Review. 33: 305-335. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source MCLACHLAN, A. (1983). Sandy beach ecology - A review In: McLachlan, A. & Erasmus, T. (eds.). Sandy beaches as ecosystems. Dr W. Junk Publishers, The Hague, 757 P.; 321-80. : [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source MCLACHLAN, A. (1996). Physical factors in benthic ecology: effects of changing sand particle size on beach fauna. MEPS 131: 205-217 : [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

ecology source Wooldridge, T. H. (1983). Ecology of beach and surf-zone mysid shrimps in the Eastern Cape, South Africa. In: Der. In Hydrobiol, 19 (McLachlan, Erasmus, Eds) 'Sandy Beaches as ecosystems'.  [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

ecology source BROWN, A.C. & M.S. TALBOT (1972): The ecology of the sandy beaches of the Cape Peninsula, South Africa, Part 3: a study of Gastrosaccus psammodytes Tattersall (Crustacea: Mysidacea). - Trans.R.Soc.S. Afr.,40 (4): 309-333 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

ecology source Wooldridge, T. H. (1978). Two new species of Gastrosaccus (Crustacea, Mysidacea) from sandy beaches in Transkei. Annals of the South African Museum. 76(9): 309-327. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
 
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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDepth range littoral [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat in high-energetic surfzones on sandy beaches, where it feeds on diatoms. During the day it lays buried in the top inch of sand from low-water to about mid-tide level. It is nocturnal in its habits and swims about in the water at night [details]
 

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