PERACARIDA Calman, 1904
(amphipods, woodlice, cumaceans etc.)

Subtaxon Example images Rank Subtaxa
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No of
ID refs
Female - lateral view (Click to view)Dorsal view (Click to view)Dorsal view (Click to view)Lateral (Click to view)Male - dorsal view (Click to view)Specimen - urosome and telson - dorsal view (Click to view)Postero-dorsal view as it digs (Click to view)
Order 22 illustrated subtaxa 23 ident. refs
Order 3 ident. refs
Yellow-speckled subadult - dorsal view (Click to view)In tandem - dorsal view (Click to view)Latero-dorsal view (Click to view)Male - dorsal view (Click to view)Dorsal view (Click to view)Lateral view (Click to view)Dorsal view (Click to view)Dorsal view (Click to view)Dorsal view (Click to view)Lateral view (Click to view)Adult - dorsal view (Click to view)
Order 24 illustrated subtaxa 21 ident. refs
Order 4 ident. refs
Order 2 ident. refs
Taxonomic hierarchy:
SuperorderPERACARIDA (amphipods, woodlice, cumaceans etc.)
ClassMALACOSTRACA (crabs, lobsters, shrimps, prawns, woodlice etc.)
SubphylumCRUSTACEA (crustaceans)
PhylumARTHROPODA (arthropods)
SuperphylumECDYSOZOA (skin shedders)
CladeBilateria (bilaterally symmetrical animals)
SubkingdomEUMETAZOA (metazoans)
KingdomANIMALIA (animals)
DomainEukaryota (eukaryotes)
LifeBIOTA (living things)

BioInfo ( has 71 general literature references relevant to PERACARIDA (amphipods, woodlice, cumaceans etc.)

PERACARIDA (amphipods, woodlice, cumaceans etc.) may also be covered by identification literature listed under the following higher taxa:

BioInfoBioInfo ( has 81 host/parasite/foodplant and/or other relationships for PERACARIDA (amphipods, woodlice, cumaceans etc.)
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