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Species Platorchestia platensis

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Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Crustacea (Crustaceans)
Class Malacostraca (Malacostracans)
Superorder Peracarida (Peracarida (Amphipods and Isopods))
Order Amphipoda (Amphipods)
Suborder Senticaudata
Family Talitridae (Beach Hoppers)
Genus Platorchestia
Species platensis (Platorchestia platensis)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Platorchestia platensis Kröyer, 1845
Orchestia platensis Kröyer, 1845
Orchestia agilis Smith, S. I., 1871
Remarks
Introduced species.
Print References
Orchestia agilis Smith, S.I., 1871. Invertebrate Animals of Vineyard Sound. United States Commission of Fish and Fisheries. 1:555, plate 4, fig. 14
Orchestia platensis Stebbing, T.R.R., 1906. Amphipoda I. Gammaridea p. 540
Orchestia platensis Chilton, C., 1921. Fauna of the Chilka Lake. Memoirs of the Indian Museum. 5(8):538 (Orchestia agilis is synonimized with Orchestia platensis)
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