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

Mysidopsis didelphys (Norman, 1863)

Rank: Species
Taxon Status: accepted

Relationships towards this taxon

Genus group names

MysidopsisG.O. Sars, 1864accepted genus name
Nysidopsis G.O. Sars, 1864 orthographic variant
Nysidopsis G.O. Sars, 1864 synonym

Species group names

Mysis didelphys Norman, 1863 basionym
Mysis didelphys Norman, 1863 synonym


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

Holt, E.W.L. & W.M. Tattersall (1906): Schizopodous Crustacea from the north-east slope: Suppl. Fish. Ireland Sci. Invest., 1904, no. 5: 3-50, 5 pls

additional source

Sars, G.O. (1869). Undersøgelser over Christiania-fjordens Dybvansfauna anstillede paa en i Sommeren 1868 foretagen Zoologisk Reise. Nyt Magazin for Naturvidenskaberne, 16: 305-362.

additional source

Sars, G.O. (1872). Carcinologiske Bidrag til Norges Fauna: I. Monographi over de ved Norges Kyster forekommende Mysider. Andet hefte. Brøgger & Christie's Bogtrykkeri: Christiana. 34, plates VI-VIII 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, O.S. 1969. A synopsis of the genus Mysidopsis (Mysidacea, Crustacea) with a key for the identification of its known species and descriptions of two new species from South African waters.-- Journal of Zoology 158: 63-79.

additional source

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

new combination reference

Sars, G.O. (1864). Beretning om en i Sommeren 1863 foretagen zoologisk Reise i Christiania Stift Nyt Mag. Naturv. 13: 225-260





External Links

Biodiversity Heritage Library (44 publications)


WoRMS (2014). Mysidopsis didelphys (Norman, 1863). 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:120088




 Present  Absent  Doubtful  Native  Introduced  Naturalised  Invasive  Managed  No data




no data

Provided by

logo erms



Last modified

2004-12-21 by Jacob van der Land

Your feedback

click here

Creative Commons License This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-Share Alike 3.0 License

Your e-mail address:

Your message: