BIOTIC Species Information for Corophium volutator
Researched byKen Neal & Penny Avant Data supplied byMarLIN
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Scientific nameCorophium volutator Common nameA mud shrimp
MCS CodeS605 Recent SynonymsNone

PhylumCrustacea Subphylum
Superclass ClassEumalacostraca
SubclassPeracarida OrderAmphipoda
SuborderGammaridea FamilyCorophiidae
GenusCorophium Speciesvolutator

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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