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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGastrosaccus psammodytes O. Tattersall, 1958 
AphiaID: 161479

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 editorMalacostraca (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEumalacostraca (Subclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPeracarida (Superorder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMysida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMysidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGastrosaccinae (Subfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGastrosaccus (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGastrosaccus psammodytes (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGastrosaccus Norman, 1868
Sources  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]

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Environment marine
Distribution  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editortype locality Buffels bay [details]
From editor or global species database
Indian Ocean
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorWest Indian Ocean [details]
(no group)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEastern Central Atlantic [details]
From regional or thematic species database
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorSouth African Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
From other sources
Indian Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAlgoa Bay [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorKleinemonde [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMaitland River [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSt. Francis bay [details]
Namibia
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorLuderitz [details]
South Africa
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorKei Mouth [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorKings Beach [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMilnerton [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMuizenberg [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorOrient Beach [details]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBuffels bay [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHout Bay [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMozambican Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSouth African Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (2 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (1 nucleotides; 0 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Marine Species Identification Portal 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Notes 
From editor or global species database
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]
Images Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor[show unreviewed]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:161479
Taxonomic
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Date   action   by
2005-06-30 11:34:57Z  created  db_admin
2009-11-20 08:17:13Z  changed  Mees, Jan
  
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  Citation: Mees, J. (2014). 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 2014-12-26
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