Higher Classification: > Kingdom Animalia > Phylum Arthropoda > Subphylum Crustacea > Class Malacostraca > Subclass Eumalacostraca > Superorder Peracarida > Order Amphipoda > Suborder Gammaridea > Superfamily Lysianassoidea > Family Lysianassidae > Subfamily Tryphosinae

Orchomene Boeck, 1871

Rank: Genus
Taxon Status: accepted


Orchomene amblyops Sars, 1895
Orchomene batei G.O. Sars, 1882
Orchomene commensalis Chevreux & Fage, 1925
Orchomene crispatus (Go√ęs, 1866)
Orchomene faeroensis Stephensen, 1923
Orchomene glabrus (Lagardere, 1968)
Orchomene grimaldii Chevreux, 1890
Orchomene humilis (Costa, 1853)
Orchomene laevipes Stephensen, 1923
Orchomene lepidulus Gurjanova, 1962
Orchomene lobata (Chevreux, 1907)
Orchomene macroserratus Shoemaker, 1930
Orchomene massiliensis Ledoyer, 1977
Orchomene oxystoma (Stephensen, 1923)
Orchomene pectinatus Sars, 1882
Orchomene pinguis (Boeck, 1861)
Orchomene serratus (Boeck, 1861)
Orchomene sibirjakovi Gurjanova, 1951
Orchomene similis (Chevreux, 1912)
Orchomene thorii Stephensen, 1923
Orchomene triangulus (Stephensen, 1925)
Orchomene tschernyschevi Bruggen, 1909


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

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

additional source

Brunel, P., Bosse, L. & Lamarche, G. (1998). Catalogue of the marine invertebrates of the estuary and Gulf of St. Lawrence. Canadian Special Publication of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences, 126. 405 p.

additional source

ITIS database



External Links



Lowry, J. (2014). Orchomene Boeck, 1871. 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:101633




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