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...
- Hubricht's long-tailed amphipod Bactrurus brachycaudus – short-tailed groundwater amphipod Bactrurus hubrichti – sword-tail cave amphipod Bactrurus pseudomucronatus...
- The hunchback amphipod, Iphimedia gibba, is a species of amphipod crustacean. It is a marine arthropod in the family Iphimediidae. This species is found...
- (parasitic on other amphipods). The "gigantism" of some Baikal amphipods, which has been compared to that seen in Antarctic amphipods, has been linked to...
- area is also po****ted by a number of crustacean species: 120 copepod, 15 amphipod, as well as more than 145 crab and 48 shrimp species. Among the many marine...
- Leucothoe is a genus of amphipods in the family Leucothoidae. It contains the following species: Leucothoe acanthopus Sc****enberg, 1928 Leucothoe acutilobata...
- Stygobromus lucifugus is an extinct species of amphipod crustacean in the family Crangonyctidae. It was first described by Oliver Perry Hay who found it...
- Alicella gigantea is the largest species of amphipod ever observed, with some individuals reaching up to 34 centimetres (13 in) long. Formerly included...
- himself, have been honoured in the names of several species, including the amphipod Leucothoe tolkieni, and the wasp Shireplitis tolkieni. In 2004, the extinct...
- the trench. Further research has found that amphipods also ingest microplastics, with 100% of amphipods having at least one piece of synthetic material...
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