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Definition of Amphipoda

Amphipoda
Amphipoda Am*phip"o*da, n. pl. [NL., FR. Gr. ? + ?, ? foot.] (Zo["o]l.) A numerous group of fourteen -- footed Crustacea, inhabiting both fresh and salt water. The body is usually compressed laterally, and the anterior pairs or legs are directed downward and forward, but the posterior legs are usually turned upward and backward. The beach flea is an example. See Tetradecapoda and Arthrostraca.

Meaning of Amphipoda from wikipedia

- Amphipoda is an order of malacostracan crustaceans with no carapace and generally with laterally compressed bodies. Amphipods range in size from 1 to...
- Glyphipterix amphipoda is a species of sedge moth in the genus Glyphipterix. It was described by Edward Meyrick in 1920. Beccaloni, G.; Scoble, M.; Kitching...
- Costello, D. Bellan-Santini (2011). Lowry J (ed.). "Talitridae". World Amphipoda database. World Register of Marine Species. Retrieved February 18, 2011...
- Hyperia may stand for: Hyperia (genus), of the order Amphipoda The ancient Gr**** name for the island of Amorgos In Gr**** mythology Hyperia was the daughter...
- shrimp krill mantis shrimp woodlice hooded shrimp scuds sandhoppers etc. Decapoda Isopoda Amphipoda Stomatopoda c. 12 others Gammarus roeseli (Amphipoda)...
- D. H. Lunt; N. M. Whiteley; J. Rock (2009). "Probing marine Gammarus (Amphipoda) taxonomy with DNA barcodes" (PDF). Systematics and Biodiversity. 7 (4):...
- Education. pp. 175–204. ISBN 978-0-13-090639-7. Douglas Grant Smith (2001). "Amphipoda". Pennak's freshwater invertebrates of the United States: Porifera to...
- G. S. Karaman (1991). "The families and genera of marine gammaridean Amphipoda (except marine gammaroids). Part 2" (PDF). Records of the Australian Museum...
- stebbingi Vosseler, 1901 James K. Lowry (2003). "Phronimidae". Peracarida : Amphipoda, ****acea, Mysidacea. Volume 2, Part 2 of Crustacea: Malacostraca in Zoological...
- plankton in the sub-order Hyperiidea – a type of so-called "hyperid" amphipoda. Bougisidae is a monotypic taxon, meaning that it has only one subordinate...
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