Watling, L.; Gerken, S. (2018). World Cumacea Database. Nannastacidae Bate, 1866. Accessed through: Glover, A.G., Higgs, N., Horton, T. (2018) World Register of Deep-Sea species (WoRDSS) at: http://www.marinespecies.org/deepsea/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=110383 on 2018-06-18
Glover, A.G., Higgs, N., Horton, T. (2018). World Register of Deep-Sea species (WoRDSS). Nannastacidae Bate, 1866. Accessed at: http://www.marinespecies.org/deepsea/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=110383 on 2018-06-18
basis of record Watling, L. (2001). Cumacea, in: Costello, M.J. et al. (Ed.) (2001). European register of marine species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification. Collection Patrimoines Naturels, 50: pp. 308-310 (look up in IMIS) [details]
additional source Martin, J.W., & Davis, G.E. (2001). An updated classification of the recent Crustacea. Science Series, 39. Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County. Los Angeles, CA (USA). 124 pp. (look up in IMIS) [details] Available for editors
additional source Hayward, P.J.; Ryland, J.S. (Ed.). (1990). The marine fauna of the British Isles and North-West Europe: 1. Introduction and protozoans to arthropods. Clarendon Press: Oxford, UK. ISBN 0-19-857356-1. 627 pp. (look up in IMIS) [details]
Present Inaccurate Introduced: alien Type locality
From other sources
No free telson.
Uropod inner ramus uniarticulate.
Male pleopods absent.
Number free thoracic somites rarely reduced.
Exopods on maxillipeds and the following combinations of pereopods: in the male, 1-4, rarely 1-3 or 1-2; in the female, 1-2, rarely 1-3, absent from all, or absent from third maxillipeds and present on pereopods 1-2.
Mandible naviculoid or with various degrees of reduction of the section dorsal to the molar.
Branchial apparatus without gill plates, with or without gill supports.