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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmaryllis macrophthalma Haswell, 1879 
AphiaID: 214721

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 editorAmphipoda (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGammaridea (Suborder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLysianassoidea (Superfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmaryllididae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmaryllidinae (Subfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmaryllis (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmaryllis macrophthalma (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Typetaxon of  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmaryllis Haswell, 1879
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmaryllis Haswell, 1879
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmaryllis macrophthalmus Haswell, 1879 (Spelling variation)
Sources  basis of record Griffiths C.L. (1973). The amphipoda of Southern Africa. I.The Gammaridea and Caprellidea of southern Moçambique Annals of the South African Museum, 60(10): 265-306. figs.4-11. (look up in IMIS[details]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editortype locality Tasmania [details]
From other sources
Australia
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAustralia [details]
Mozambique
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMozambique [details]
South Africa
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSouth Africa (country) [details]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNew Zealand Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Specimens  Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNeotype AM P37214 [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype  [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (15 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Amphipod Collection 
Notes 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDepth range Littoral to continental shelf (0 to 200 m), 6-82 m, rarely 146-219 m depth [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Australia: Port Jackson, New South Wales south to Spencer Gulf, South Australia [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Cosmopolitan in southern hemisphere (Griffiths, 1974). [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPublication date Described in 1880 according to Griffiths (1973) [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Derwent Estuary, D'Entrecasteaux Channel, Tasmania (~ 42°54'S 147°23'E). [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorhabitat fine and coarse sediment (mud, muddy sand, muddy fine shell, sandy mud, fine sand, fine shelly sand, medium sand, very coarse sand, medium shell, coarse shell); bryozoans; algal holdfasts [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:214721
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2006-03-05 10:53:35Z  created  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2007-07-29 19:52:45Z  changed  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2010-07-05 06:58:54Z  checked  Lowry, Jim
  
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  Citation: Lowry, J. (2014). Amaryllis macrophthalma Haswell, 1879. In: Horton, T.; Lowry, J. & De Broyer, C. (2013 onwards) World Amphipoda Database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=214721 on 2014-12-25
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