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Aricidea Webster 1879

Diagnostic Description

    Diagnosis
    provided by World Register of Marine Species
    Original diagnosis by Webster (1879: 255): ''One antenna. Feet biramous. Dorsal rami with cirri; ventral rami with cirri on anterior segments only. Branchiaeon anterior segments only. Setae all simple, capillary. First segment with setae, no tentacular cirri.''
    description
    provided by World Register of Marine Species
    Median antenna present; modified setae either pseudocomposite or recurved with a subterminal arista arising from the concave side of the shaft.

Habitat

    Habitat
    provided by World Register of Marine Species
    Known from seamounts and knolls