Comprehensive Description

Read full entry



Two forms -- compressa and bispinosa -- have been identified within the species, which are distinguished by the degree of development of the dorsal denticles on somites VI-VII of the pereon and somites I-II of the pleon, the shape and ornamentation of the segments of the pereopods, and by the relative length of pereopods V and VI. [Guérin, 1825]


Creative Commons Attribution Non Commercial 3.0 (CC BY-NC 3.0)

© Dunn , Adam

Source: Pelagic Invertebrates LifeDesk

Belongs to 0 communities

This taxon hasn't been featured in any communities yet.

Learn more about Communities


EOL content is automatically assembled from many different content providers. As a result, from time to time you may find pages on EOL that are confusing.

To request an improvement, please leave a comment on the page. Thank you!