Definition of Amphipod. Meaning of Amphipod. Synonyms of Amphipod

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Definition of Amphipod

Amphipod
Amphipod Am"phi*pod, n. (Zo["o]l.) One of the Amphipoda.
Amphipod
Amphipod Am"phi*pod, Amphipodan Am*phip"o*dan, a. (Zo["o]l.) Of or pertaining to the Amphipoda.

Meaning of Amphipod from wikipedia

- bodies. Amphipods range in size from 1 to 340 millimetres (0.039 to 13 in) and are mostly detritivores or scavengers. There are more than 9,900 amphipod species...
- Dikwa is a genus of amphipods in the family Dikwidae, containing the following species: Dikwa acrania Griffiths, 1974 Dikwa andresi Lörz & Coleman, 2003...
- The hunchback amphipod, Iphimedia gibba, is a species of amphipod crustacean. It is a marine arthropod in the family Iphimediidae. This species is found...
- Hubricht's long-tailed amphipod Bactrurus brachycaudus – short-tailed groundwater amphipod Bactrurus hubrichti – sword-tail cave amphipod Bactrurus pseudomucronatus...
- (parasitic on other amphipods). The "gigantism" of some Baikal amphipods, which has been compared to that seen in Antarctic amphipods, has been linked to...
- Themisto is a genus of marine amphipods in the family Hyperiidae. Their distribution is cosmopolitan. Themisto are obligate carnivores. Themisto gaudichaudii...
- Parhyale hawaiensis is an amphipod crustacean species that is used in developmental and genetic analyses. P. hawaiensis is a detritovore that has a cir****tropical...
- Stygobromus lucifugus is an extinct species of amphipod crustacean in the family Crangonyctidae. It was first described by Oliver Perry Hay who found it...
- Leucothoe is a genus of amphipods in the family Leucothoidae. It contains the following species: Leucothoe acanthopus Sc****enberg, 1928 Leucothoe acutilobata...
- Alicella gigantea is the largest species of amphipod ever observed, with some individuals reaching up to 34 centimetres (13 in) long. Formerly included...
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