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Amphipoda identification keys

For interactive identification we created data files that are located on a server on the internet.

These can be accessed using the module Intkey from the DELTA package.

DELTA must be installed first. There are two DELTA versions available:

Databases available

An interactive key to the Synopiidae, Amphipoda of New Zealand and the Ross Sea (Anne-Nina Lörz & Ch. Oliver Coleman, 2013).
The starter can be downloaded to your desktop from here (right-click, save as).

An interactive key to the Epimeriidae of the World (Anne-Nina Lörz & Ch. Oliver Coleman, 2015).
The starter can be downloaded to your desktop from here (right-click, save as).

The starter for each database must be downloaded by „right-click save as“ on your computer (e.g. on your desktop or download folder).
When you later click on this starter file ( or, Intkey will automatically start and load the required files from our server.

An introduction into the use of DELTA is explained in:
Coleman, C.O.; Lowry, J.K.; Macfarlane, T. (2010). DELTA for Beginners. An introduction to the taxonomy software package DELTA. Zookeys 45: 1–75. Free download here.

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