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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStephonyx scutatus (Griffiths, 1977) 
AphiaID: 557644

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 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 scutatus (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStephonyx Lowry & Stoddart, 1989
Orig. name Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEuonyx scutatus Griffiths, 1977
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEuonyx scutatus Griffiths, 1977 (superseded original combination)
Sources  original description GRIFFITHS, C.L., 1977a. Deep-sea amphipods from west of Cape Point South Africa. Annals of the South African Museum, 73(4): 93-104. [details]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Distribution  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editortype locality South Atlantic [details]
Feedingtype  scavenger [details]
Links 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 Upper abyssal (2000 to 4000 m), 2900 m. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType material Holotype female, 16 mm, SAM A13652. Type locality. Cape Basin, South Atlantic Ocean (34°37'S 17°03'E). [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:557644
Taxonomic
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2011-01-05 10:31:20Z  created  Lowry, Jim
  
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  Citation: Lowry, J. (2015). Stephonyx scutatus. 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.; 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.; Thomas, J.; Thurston, M.; Vader, W.; Väinölä, R.; Vonk, R.; White, K.; Zeidler, W. World Amphipoda Database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=557644 on 2016-12-09
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