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Species Ericthonius rubricornis

Ericthonius rubricornis - male Ericthonius rubricornis - male
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 Ischyroceridae
Genus Ericthonius
Species rubricornis (Ericthonius rubricornis)
Explanation of Names
Erichthonius rubricornis (Stimpson, 1853)
Identification
Among southern New England amphipods, shape of gnathopod 2 distinctive.(1)
Internet References
Works Cited
1.The Arthrostraca of Connecticut
Kunkel B.W. 1918. Connecticut State Geological and Natural History Survey.