Higher Classification: > Kingdom Animalia > Phylum Arthropoda > Subphylum Crustacea > Class Malacostraca > Subclass Eumalacostraca > Superorder Peracarida > Order Mysida > Family Mysidae > Subfamily Mysinae > Genus Acanthomysis

Acanthomysis longicornis (Milne-Edwards, 1837)

Rank: Species
Taxon Status: accepted

Relationships towards this taxon

Genus group names

AcanthomysisCzerniavsky, 1882accepted genus name
Dasymysis Holt & Beaumont, 1900 synonym

Species group names

Dasymysis longicornis (Milne-Edwards, 1837) synonym
Mysis longicornis Milne-Edwards, 1837 synonym
Neomysis longicornis Colosi, 1922 synonym


original description

Milne-edwards, H. (1837) Histoire naturelle des crustacés. Paris, Roret, vol. 2, 531 pp

basis of record

van der Land, J.; Brattegard, T. (2001). Mysidacea, 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. 293-295

additional source

Muller, H.G. (1993) . World catalogue and bibliography of the recent Mysidacea. 238p

additional source

Muller, Y. (2004). Faune et flore du littoral du Nord, du Pas-de-Calais et de la Belgique: inventaire. [Coastal fauna and flora of the Nord, Pas-de-Calais and Belgium: inventory]. Commission Régionale de Biologie Région Nord Pas-de-Calais: France. 307 pp.

additional source

Price, W. (2001). World list of Mysidacea.

additional source

Tattersall, W.M. & Tattersall, O.S. (1951). The British Mysidacea. Ray Society: London. VIII, 460 pp

additional source

Tattersall, W.M. 1951. A review of the Mysidacea of the United States National Museum.-- Bulletin of the United States National Museum, no. 201: 1-292.

additional source

World List of the Mysidacea - Created by Wooldridge, T. & Mees, J.





External Links

Biodiversity Heritage Library (8 publications)
USNM Invertebrate Zoology Shrimp Collection
GenBank (1 nucleotides; 0 proteins)


WoRMS (2014). Acanthomysis longicornis (Milne-Edwards, 1837). 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:119939




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Red List status NT 2003This species is near threatened and is close to qualifying for or is likely to qualify for a threatened category in the near future according to the red list of the International Union for Conservation of Nature and Natural Resources

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2004-12-21 by Jacob van der Land

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