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

Mesopodopsis slabberi (Van Beneden, 1861)

Rank: Species
Taxon Status: accepted

Original genus

Podopsis J.V. Thompson, 1828

Relationships towards this taxon

Genus group names

MesopodopsisCzerniavsky, 1882accepted genus name
Podopsis J.V. Thompson, 1828 synonym

Species group names

Podopsis slabberi van Beneden, 1861 objective synonym
Mysis slabberi (Van Beneden, 1861) synonym
Podopsis cornuta (Czerniavsky, 1882) synonym
Podopsis goësi (Czerniavsky, 1882) synonym

Vernaculars (+) (-)

 Dutch: steeloog-aasgarnaal


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, 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

Pillai, N.K. 1968c. A revision of the genus Mesopodopsis Czerniavsky (Crustacea: Mysidacea).-- Journal of the Zoological Society of India 20: 6-24.

additional source

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

additional source

Tattersall, O.S. (1952). Report on a small collection of Mysidacea from estuarine waters of South Africa. Transactions of the Royal Society of South Africa 33(2): 153-187

additional source

Tattersall, O.S. (1957). Report on a small collection of Mysidacea from the Sierra Leone estuary together with a survey of the genus Rhopalophthalmus Illig and a description of a new species of Tenagomysis from Lagos, Nigeria. Proceedings of the Royal Society 129: 81-128

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

Bacescu, M. (1940) Les Mysidacés des eaux Roumaines (Étude taxonomique, morphologique, bio-géographique et biologique). - Ann. Sci. Univ. Jassy, 26: 453-804, 4pls

additional source

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





External Links

Biodiversity Heritage Library (3 publications)
Barcode of Life (3 barcodes)
USNM Invertebrate Zoology Shrimp Collection
GenBank (93 nucleotides; 79 proteins)


Mees, J. (2014). Mesopodopsis slabberi (Van Beneden, 1861). 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:120072

Dr Roger Bamber. Mesopodopsis slabberi (van Beneden, 1861). Accessed through: Fauna Europaea at http://www.faunaeur.org/full_results.php?id=192799




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