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

Iphimedia Rathke, 1843

Rank: Genus
Taxon Status: accepted

Relationships towards this taxon

Genus group names

Panoploea Thomson, 1880 synonym


Iphimedia brachygnatha Ruffo & Schiecke, 1979
Iphimedia carinata Heller, 1866
Iphimedia eblanae Bate, 1857
Iphimedia gibbula Ruffo & Schiecke, 1979
Iphimedia jugoslavica Karaman, 1975
Iphimedia minuta G.O. Sars, 1882
Iphimedia nexa Myers & McGrath, 1987
Iphimedia obesa Rathke, 1843
Iphimedia perplexa Myers & Costello, 1987
Iphimedia quasimodus Ruffo & Schiecke, 1979
Iphimedia serratipes Ruffo & Schiecke, 1979
Iphimedia spatula Myers & McGrath, 1987
Iphimedia vicina Ruffo & Schiecke, 1979


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

Lincoln, R.J. (1979). British marine Amphipoda: Gammaridea. British Museum (Natural History): London, UK. ISBN 0-565-00818-8. vi, 658 pp.

additional source

NODC (1997). NODC Taxonomic codes



External Links



Lowry, J. (2014). Iphimedia Rathke, 1843. 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:101554




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