BIOTIC Species Information for Corophium volutator
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Taxonomy
Scientific nameCorophium volutator Common nameA mud shrimp
MCS CodeS605 Recent SynonymsNone

PhylumCrustacea Subphylum
Superclass ClassEumalacostraca
SubclassPeracarida OrderAmphipoda
SuborderGammaridea FamilyCorophiidae
GenusCorophium Speciesvolutator
Subspecies   

Additional InformationThe morphology of the male and female antennae differs significantly and for identification refer to the appropriate key, e.g. Lincoln (1979).
Taxonomy References Howson & Picton, 1997, Lincoln, 1979, Fish & Fish, 1996, Hayward & Ryland, 1995b, Hayward et al., 1996,
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