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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGammarus pulex (Linnaeus, 1758) 
AphiaID: 234074

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 editorGammarida (Infraorder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGammaridira (Parvorder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGammaroidea (Superfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGammaridae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGammarus (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGammarus pulex (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGammarus Fabricius, 1775
Orig. name Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCancer pulex Linnaeus, 1758
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCancer pulex Linnaeus, 1758 (basionym, not code compliant)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGammarus aquaticus Leach, 1815 (junior objective synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGammarus fluviatilis Milne Edwards, 1830
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGammarus fluviatilis var. zachariasi Garbini, 1895 (junior objective synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGammarus polymorphus Helpher, 1914 (junior objective synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRivulogammarus pulex
Sources  original description Linnaeus, C. (1758). Systema Naturae per regna tria naturae, secundum classes, ordines, genera, species, cum characteribus, differentiis, synonymis, locis. Editio decima, reformata. Laurentius Salvius: Holmiae. ii, 824 pp., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/10277#page/3/mode/1up [details]

redescription Karaman G.S. & Pinkster S. (1977). Freshwater Gammarus species from Europe, North Africa and adjacent regions of Asia (Crustacea - Amphipoda). Part I. Gammarus pulex - group and related species. Bijdragen tot de Dierkunde. 47, 1, 1-97. [details]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
Danish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editoralmindelig ferskvandstangloppe  [details]
Direct child
taxa (11)

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 Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGammarus pulex araurensis Pinkster, 1972
Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGammarus pulex cognominis Karaman & Pinkster, 1977
Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGammarus pulex gallicus (S. Karaman, 1931)
Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGammarus pulex polonensis Karaman & Pinkster, 1977
Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGammarus pulex pulex (Linneaus, 1758)

Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGammarus pulex danubialis Ruffo, 1937 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGammarus fossarum Koch, 1836
Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGammarus pulex fossarum Margalef, 1951 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGammarus fossarum Koch, 1836
Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGammarus pulex ibericus Margalef, 1951 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGammarus ibericus Margalef, 1951
Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGammarus pulex sobaegensis Uéno, 1966 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGammarus sobaegensis Uéno, 1966
Variety Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGammarus pulex var. pulex (Linnaeus, 1758) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGammarus pulex pulex (Linneaus, 1758)
Variety Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGammarus pulex var. subterraneus Schneider, 1885 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGammarus fossarum Koch, 1836
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editortype locality Sweden (origin: native[details]
From editor or global species database
Baltic Sea
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVistula lagoon (inaccurate[details]
Mediterranean Sea - Eastern Basin
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGreek Exclusive Economic Zone (inaccurate[details]
(no group)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBaltic States (origin: native[details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBelgium (origin: native[details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBulgaria (origin: native[details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFinland (origin: native[details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFrance (origin: native[details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGermany (origin: native[details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGreat Britain (origin: alien[details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGreece (origin: native[details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIran (origin: native[details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNetherlands (origin: native[details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNorway (origin: native[details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPoland (origin: native[details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRomania (origin: native[details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSweden (origin: native[details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTurkey (origin: native[details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTurkey-in-Europe (origin: native[details]
Feedingtype  omnivore [details]
Host of  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNosema rivulogammari Larsson, 1983 (parasite)
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (7 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (744 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (12389 nucleotides; 25 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Global Biotic Interactions (GloBI) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo PESI 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Amphipod Collection 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Note 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat Epigean [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:234074
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2006-09-19 06:47:14Z  created  Martinez, Olga
2010-07-19 09:11:49Z  changed  Lowry, Jim
2015-06-24 08:35:52Z  changed  Horton, Tammy
2015-06-25 07:59:49Z  changed  Horton, Tammy
2016-04-04 07:15:55Z  changed  Grabowski, Michal
  
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  Citation: Grabowski, M.; Horton, T.; Lowry, J. (2016). Gammarus pulex (Linnaeus, 1758). 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=234074 on 2016-08-30
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