Higher Classification: > Kingdom Animalia > Phylum Arthropoda > Subphylum Chelicerata > Class Pycnogonida > Order Pantopoda > Suborder Eupantopodida > Superfamily Phoxichilidoidea > Family Phoxichilidiidae > Genus Anoplodactylus

Anoplodactylus typhlops Sars, 1888

Rank: Species
Taxon Status: accepted

Relationships towards this taxon

Genus group names

AnoplodactylusWilson, 1878accepted genus name
Anaphia Say, 1821 synonym
Halosoma Cole, 1904 synonym

Species group names

Anoplodactylus pelagicus Flynn, 1928 synonym


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

Sirvid, P.J.;Zhang, Z.; Harvey, M.S.; Rhode, B.E.; Cook, D.R.; Bartsch, I.; Staples, D.A. (2010). Phylum Arthropoda Subphylum Chelicerata: horseshoe crabs, sea spiders, arachnids, in: Gordon, D.P. (Ed.) (2010). New Zealand inventory of biodiversity: 2. Kingdom Animalia: Chaetognatha, Ecdysozoa, Ichnofossils. pp. 50-89.

additional source

Child, C. A. 2009. Pycnogonida and Xiphosura (Cheliceriformes) of the Gulf of Mexico, Pp. 815–820 in Felder, D.L. and D.K. Camp (eds.), Gulf of Mexico–Origins, Waters, and Biota. Biodiversity. Texas A&M Press, College Station, Texas.

additional source

Sars, G.O. (1888). Pycnogonida borealia et arctica enumerat (Prodromus descriptionis). - Arch. Math. Naturvidensk., Oslo, 12: 339-356.

additional source

Munilla T. & A. Soler (2009). Check-list of the pycnogonids from Antarctic and sub-Antarctic waters: zoogeographic implications. Antarctic Science 21 (2): 99-111.

additional source

Carpenter, G.H. (1905). The marine fauna of the coast of Ireland: 6. Pycnogonida. Fisheries, Ireland, Sci. Invest. 1904(IV, [1905]): 1-8, plates I-III

additional source

UNESCO-IOC Register of Marine Organisms





External Links

USNM Invertebrate Zoology Pycnogonid Collection
Biodiversity Heritage Library (12 publications)


Bamber, R. (2014). Anoplodactylus typhlops Sars, 1888. 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:134729




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