Higher Classification: > Kingdom Animalia > Phylum Arthropoda > Subphylum Crustacea > Class Malacostraca > Subclass Eumalacostraca > Superorder Eucarida > Order Euphausiacea > Family Euphausiidae > Genus Euphausia

Euphausia americana Hansen, 1911

Rank: Species
Taxon Status: accepted

Relationships towards this taxon

Genus group names

EuphausiaDana, 1850accepted genus name

Literature

basis of record

NODC (1997). NODC Taxonomic codes

basis of record

van der Land, J. (2001). Euphausiacea, 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. 284

additional source

Mauchline, J. and Fisher, L.R. (1969) The Biology of Euphausiids. Advances in Marine Biology 7: 1-454

additional source

Baker AdeC, Boden BP, Brinton E (1990) A Practical Guide to the Euphausiids of the World. London : Natural History Museum Publications, 1989

additional source

Brinton E, Ohman MD, Townsend AW, Knight MD, Bridgeman AL (2000) Euphausiids of the world ocean. ETI World Biodiversity database CD ROM Series. Springer Publ. Heidelberg

additional source

Castellanos, I. A. and E. Suárez-Morales. 2009. Euphausiacea (Crustacea) of the Gulf of Mexico, Pp. 1013–1018 in Felder, D.L. and D.K. Camp (eds.), Gulf of Mexico–Origins, Waters, and Biota. Biodiversity. Texas A&M Press, College Station, Texas.

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External Links

Link To GBIF

Citation

Siegel, V. (2012). Euphausia americana Hansen, 1911. In: Siegel, V. (Ed) (2012). World Euphausiacea database. In: Costello, M.J.; Bouchet, P.; Boxshall, G.; Arvantidis, C.; Appeltans, W. (2012) European Register of Marine Species, accessed through PESI at http://www.eu-nomen.eu/portal/taxon.php?GUID=urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:110682

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Occurrence

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Environment


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2010-08-02 by Volker Siegel

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