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Genus Americorchestia

Americorchestia longicornis IMG_6857 - Americorchestia megalophthalma Americorchestia longicornis large beach hoppers - Americorchestia beach hopper - Americorchestia megalophthalma Americorchestia megalophthalma? - Americorchestia megalophthalma Americorchestia megalophthalma? - Americorchestia megalophthalma Americorchestia megalophthalma
Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Crustacea (Crustaceans)
Class Malacostraca (Malacostracans)
Superorder Peracarida (Marsupial Crustaceans)
Order Amphipoda (Amphipods)
Suborder Senticaudata
Family Talitridae (Beach Hoppers)
Genus Americorchestia
Explanation of Names
Author: Bousfield, 1991