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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStephonyx arabiensis Diffenthal & Horton, 2007 
AphiaID: 468195

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 editorUristidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStephonyx (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStephonyx arabiensis (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStephonyx Lowry & Stoddart, 1989
Source  original description Diffenthal M, Horton T. 2007. Stephonyx arabiensis (Crustacea: Amphipoda: Lysianassoidea: Uristidae), a new deep-water scavenger species from the Indian Ocean, with a key to the genus Stephonyx. Zootaxa. 1665:31–41. [details]

Environment marine
Distribution  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editortype locality North Arabian Sea [details]
Feedingtype  scavenger [details]
Link Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Notes 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDepth range Lower bathyal (1000 m to 2000 m), 1864 m. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType material Holotype female, 26.7 mm, NHM 2007.799. Paratypes: male, 24.9 mm, NHM 2007. 800; 6 large mature females, NHM 2007.801–806; 31 males, NHM 2007.807–816; 14 immature females, NHM 2007.817–826; 14 juveniles, NHM 2007.827–836. [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:468195
Taxonomic
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Date   action   by
2010-04-22 13:40:21Z  created  Appeltans, Ward
2011-01-05 10:31:20Z  checked  Lowry, Jim
  
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  Citation: Lowry, J. (2014). Stephonyx arabiensis Diffenthal & Horton, 2007. 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=468195 on 2014-12-22
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