Higher Classification: > Kingdom Animalia > Phylum Arthropoda > Subphylum Crustacea > Class Malacostraca > Subclass Eumalacostraca > Superorder Peracarida > Order Amphipoda > Suborder Gammaridea > Family Ampeliscidae

Ampelisca Krøyer, 1842

Rank: Genus
Taxon Status: accepted


Ampelisca abyssicola Stebbing, 1888
Ampelisca aequicornis Bruzelius, 1859
Ampelisca amblyops Sars, 1895
Ampelisca anomala Sars, 1883
Ampelisca anophthalma Bellan-Santini & Kaim-Malka, 1977
Ampelisca antennata Bellan-Santini & Kaim-Malka, 1977
Ampelisca armoricana Bellan-Santini & Dauvin, 1981
Ampelisca brevicornis (Costa, 1853)
Ampelisca calypsonis Bellan-Santini & Kaim-Malka, 1977
Ampelisca cavicoxa Reid, 1951
Ampelisca compacta Norman, 1882
Ampelisca dalmatina Karaman, 1975
Ampelisca declivitatis Mills, 1967
Ampelisca diadema (Costa, 1853)
Ampelisca eclimensis King, Myers & McGrath, 2004
Ampelisca eschrichtii Krøyer, 1842
Ampelisca gibba Sars, 1883
Ampelisca heterodactyla Schellenberg, 1925
Ampelisca intermedia Bellan-Santini & Diviacco, 1990
Ampelisca islandica Bellan-Santini & Dauvin, 1996
Ampelisca jaffaensis Bellan-Santini & Kaim-Malka, 1977
Ampelisca latifrons Schellenberg, 1925
Ampelisca ledoyeri Bellan-Santini & Kaim-Malka, 1977
Ampelisca lusitanica Bellan-Santini & Marques, 1987
Ampelisca macrocephala Liljeborg, 1852
Ampelisca massiliensis Bellan-Santini & Kaim-Malka, 1977
Ampelisca melitae Dauvin & Bellan-Santini, 1985
Ampelisca multispinosa Bellan-Santini & Kaim-Malka, 1977
Ampelisca odontoplax G.O. Sars, 1879
Ampelisca parabyblisoides Dauvin & Bellan-Santini, 1996
Ampelisca pectenata Reid, 1951
Ampelisca planierensis Bellan-Santini & Kaim-Malka, 1977
Ampelisca provincialis Bellan-Santini & Kaim-Malka, 1977
Ampelisca pseudosarsi Bellan-Santini & Kaim-Malka, 1977
Ampelisca pseudospinimana Bellan-Santini & Kaim-Malka, 1977
Ampelisca pusilla Sars, 1895
Ampelisca remora Bellan-Santini & Dauvin, 1986
Ampelisca rubella A. Costa, 1864
Ampelisca ruffoi Bellan-Santini & Kaim-Malka, 1977
Ampelisca sarsi Chevreux, 1888
Ampelisca serraticaudata Chevreux, 1888
Ampelisca sorbei Dauvin & Bellan-Santini, 1996
Ampelisca spinifer Reid, 1951
Ampelisca spinimana Chevreux, 1900
Ampelisca spinipes Boeck, 1861
Ampelisca spooneri Dauvin & Bellan-Santini, 1982
Ampelisca tenuicornis Liljeborg, 1855
Ampelisca toulemonti Dauvin & Bellan-Santini, 1982
Ampelisca truncata Bellan-Santini & Kaim-Malka, 1977
Ampelisca typica (Bate, 1856)
Ampelisca uncinata Chevreux, 1887
Ampelisca unidentata Schellenberg, 1936
Ampelisca verga Reid, 1951
Ampelisca vervecei Bellan-Santini & Kaim-Malka, 1977


basis of record

Bellan-Santini, D.; Costello, M.J. (2001). Amphipoda, 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. 295-308

additional source

De Broyer C., Lowry J.K., Jazdzewski K. & Robert H. (2007). Catalogue of the Gammaridean and Corophiidean Amphipoda (Crustacea) of the Southern Ocean, with distribution and ecological data. In: De Broyer C. (ed.). Census of Antarctic Marine Life: Synopsis of the Amphipoda of the Southern Ocean. Vol. I. Bulletin de l'Institut royal des Sciences naturelles de Belgique, Biologie 77, suppl. 1: 1-325.

additional source

NODC (1997). NODC Taxonomic codes

additional source

Costello, M.J.; Emblow, C.; White, R. (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. Muséum national d'Histoire Naturelle: Paris, France. ISBN 2-85653-538-0. 463 pp.

identification resource

Barnard J.L. (1954e). Amphipoda of the family Ampeliscidae collected in the Eastern Pacific Ocean by the Velero III an Velero IV. Allan Hancock Pacific Expeditions, 18, 1, 1-137; pls. 1-38;.

identification resource

Dauvin J.C. & Bellan-santini D. (1988). Illustrated key to Ampelisca species from the North-Eastern Atlantic. Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom, 68, 4, 659-676.

identification resource

Dauvin J.C. & Bellan-santini D. (1996). Ampeliscidae (Amphipoda) from the Bay of Biscay. Journal of Crustacean Biology, 16, 1, 149-168.

identification resource

Bellan-santini D. (1982c). Family Ampeliscidae. The Amphipoda of the Mediteranean. Part 1. Gammaridea (Acanthonotozomatidae to Gammaridea). Mémoires de l' Institut Océanographique, 13, pp. 19-69;figs. 13-47.

identification resource

Bellan-Santini, D. & Dauvin, J.C. 1997 Ampeliscidae (Amphipoda) from Iceland with a description of a new species (Contribution to the BIOICE Research Program. Journal of Natural History, 31, 1157-1173.



External Links



Lowry, J.; Bellan-Santini, D. (2014). Ampelisca Krøyer, 1842. In: Horton, T.; Lowry, J. & De Broyer, C. (2013 onwards) World Amphipoda Database. In: Costello, M.J.; Bouchet, P.; Boxshall, G.; Arvantidis, C.; Appeltans, W. (2014) European Register of Marine Species, accessed through PESI at http://www.eu-nomen.eu/portal/taxon.php?GUID=urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:101445




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