Overview

Comprehensive Description

Synonymy

Allomunida Baba, 1988: 54 [type species: Allomunida magnicheles Baba, 1988. Gender: feminine]. – Baba 2005: 68. – Baba et al. 2008: 54 (list of species and synonymies).

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Physical Description

Diagnostic Description

Carapace with distinct transverse striae. Pair of small epigastric spines. Branchial margin with 5 spines. Rostrum triangular, with 3–5 rudimentary lateral teeth. Lateral limit of orbit produced. Abdominal somites 2–4 unarmed. Telson subdivision incomplete. Eyestalk short, cornea well-developed. Antennular article 1 with 2 distal spines laterally. Antennal articles 2 and 3 unarmed. Anterior margin of sternite 3 roundly convex. Mxp3 ischium as long as merus, triangular in cross-section, mesial ridge dentate. P1 slender. P2–4 relatively long and slender, extensor margins in all articles spineless; dactyli flattened mesiolaterally, flexor margin with row of seta-like movable spines. G1 and G2 present.

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Ecology

Habitat

Depth range based on 4 specimens in 1 taxon.

Environmental ranges
  Depth range (m): 22 - 472

Graphical representation

Depth range (m): 22 - 472
 
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