Neomysis integer (Leach, 1814)

Rank: Species
Taxon Status: accepted

Original genus

Praunus Leach, 1814

Relationships towards this taxon

Species group names

Praunus integer Leach, 1814 objective synonym
Mysis scotius J.V. Thompson, 1828 orthographic variant
Mysis scoticus J.V. Thompson, 1828 synonym
Mysis scotius J.V. Thompson, 1828 synonym
Mysis vulgaris J.V. Thompson, 1828 synonym
Praunus integer Leach, 1814 synonym

Vernaculars (+) (-)

 Dutch: brakwateraasgarnaal; gewone aasgarnaal sources: Cattrijsse, A.; Vincx, M. (2001). Biodiversity of the benthos and the avifauna of the Belgian coastal waters: summary of data collected between 1970 and 1998. Sustainable Management of the North Sea. Federal Office for Scientific, Technical and Cultural Affairs: Brussel, Belgium. 48 pp.;PESI (A Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure) focal points
 English: an opossum shrimp sources: BIOTIC
 Polish: lasonóg pospolity


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. & O. Tattersall (1951): The British Mysidacea. Ray Soc., London, 460pp

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.




Link To NeMys

External Links

Link Marine Life Information Network - UK
Link To GBIF
Link To GBIF


Mees, J. (2012). Neomysis integer. In: Costello, M.J.; Bouchet, P.; Boxshall, G.; Arvantidis, C.; Appeltans, W. (2012) European Register of Marine Species, accessed through PESI at

Dr Roger Bamber. Neomysis integer (Leach, 1814). Accessed through: Fauna Europaea at




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