Amphipoda


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Amphipoda

an order of crustaceans that includes shrimps and sand hoppers.
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Amphipoda (Paramelitidae), a relatively large group of shredders, was the dominant group in willow root habitats in all seasons and were highly associated with willow root habitats during autumn, suggesting an association with CPOM content.
Further additions to the Tanaidacea, Isopoda, and Amphipoda, together with keys for the identification of the hitherto recorded marine and fresh-water species.
In all, 47 taxa were identified among the 80 samples of macroinvertebrates collected with hand net and Petersen dredge at the Banado Carilauquen; 37 corresponded to insects (mainly Coleoptera, Diptera and Hemiptera, in this order), 5 to gastropods, and the rest of invertebrates to Amphipoda, Oligochaeta, Hirudinea, Turbellaria and Nematoda.
Bivalvia); tolerantes al enriquecimiento organico y concentraciones bajas de oxigeno, a excepcion de los Amphipoda y los insectos con larvas tubicolas.
Order Family Genus Total TV IT/CLG Amphipoda Crangonyctidae Crangonyx 3 7.
Larvas de Chironomidae (Diptera, Insecta), seguido por Oligochaeta (Annelida), Gastropoda (Mollusca), Amphipoda (Crustacea) e Coleoptera foram os taxa mais representativos em termos de abundancia de organismos associados ao material aloctone nos coletores submersos.
It appears that Wolbachia is widespread among crustaceans (Isopoda, Ostracoda, Maxillopoda, Amphipoda, Tanaidacea, Cumacea, and Decapoda).