Higher Classification: > Kingdom Animalia > Phylum Arthropoda > Subphylum Chelicerata > Class Pycnogonida > Order Pantopoda > Suborder Eupantopodida > Superfamily Nymphonoidea > Family Nymphonidae

Nymphon Fabricius, 1794

Rank: Genus
Taxon Status: accepted


Nymphon akanthochoeros Bamber & Thurston, 1995
Nymphon australe Hodgson, 1902
Nymphon brevicaudatum Miers, 1875
Nymphon brevirostre Hodge, 1863
Nymphon brevitarse Krøyer, 1838
Nymphon caldarium Stock, 1987
Nymphon chainae Child, 1982
Nymphon clarencei Gordon, 1932
Nymphon cognatum Loman, 1928
Nymphon elegans Hansen, 1887
Nymphon gracile Leach, 1814
Nymphon gracilipes Miers, 1875
Nymphon grossipes (Fabricius, 1780)
Nymphon gruveli Bouvier, 1910
Nymphon helleri Bohm, 1879
Nymphon hirtipes Bell, 1853
Nymphon hirtum (Fabricius, 1780)
Nymphon hodgsoni Schimkewitsch, 1913
Nymphon inerme Fage, 1956
Nymphon kurilocompactum Turpaeva, 2004
Nymphon laterospinum Stock, 1963
Nymphon leptocheles Sars, 1888
Nymphon longimanum Sars, 1888
Nymphon longitarse Krøyer, 1844
Nymphon macronyx Sars, 1877
Nymphon macrum Wilson, 1880
Nymphon megalops Sars, 1877
Nymphon micronyx Sars, 1888
Nymphon microrhynchum G.O. Sars, 1888
Nymphon nipponense Hedgpeth, 1949
Nymphon parasiticum Merton, 1906
Nymphon pfefferi Loman, 1923
Nymphon pixellae Scott, 1912
Nymphon procerum Hoek, 1881
Nymphon profundum Hilton, 1942
Nymphon puellula Krapp, 1973
Nymphon schimkewitschi Losina-Losinsky, 1929
Nymphon serratum G.O. Sars, 1879
Nymphon sluiteri Hoek, 1901
Nymphon stenocheir Norman, 1908
Nymphon stroemi Krøyer, 1844
Nymphon subtile Loman, 1923
Nymphon tenellum (Sars, 1888)
Nymphon tubiferum Stock, 1978
Nymphon typhlops (Hodgson, 1915)


basis of record

Legakis, A. (2001). Chelicerata, 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. 237

additional source

Hayward, P.J.; Ryland, J.S. (Ed.) (1990). The marine fauna of the British Isles and North-West Europe: 1. Introduction and protozoans to arthropods. Clarendon Press: Oxford, UK. ISBN 0-19-857356-1. 627 pp.



External Links



WoRMS (2014). Nymphon Fabricius, 1794. In: Bamber, R.N., El Nagar, A. (Eds) (2014). Pycnobase: World Pycnogonida Database. 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:134591




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