Hyperiidea


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Hyperiidea

[‚hī·pə·rī′id·ē·ə]
(invertebrate zoology)
A suborder of amphipod crustaceans distinguished by large eyes which cover nearly the entire head.
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Hyperiid amphipods (Amphipoda, Hyperiidea) of the world oceans.
A review of the hyperiidean amphipod superfamily Archaeoscinoidea Vinogradov, Volkov and Semenova, 1982 (Crustacea: Amphipoda: Hyperiidea).
Laval, "The barrel of the pelagic amphipod Phronima sedentaria (Forsk.) (Crustacea: hyperiidea)," Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology, vol.
gustaviae Mound & Palmer, 1983 Non-insect arthropods Phronima Yes sedentaria (Forskal, 1775) (Crustacea: Amphipoda: Hyperiidea) Platydesmidae, Unidentified sp.
Illustrated keys to free-living invertebrates of Eurasian Arctic seas and adjacent deep waters; v.1: Rotifera, pycnogonida, cirripedia, leptostraca, mysidacea, hyperiidea, caprellidea, euphausiacea, dendrobra
30 1.72 33 13.20 Unidentified 515 29.5 37 14.80 Digested 1 0.06 66 26.40 Copepodite 9 0.52 12 4.80 Order Amphipoda 6 0.34 Suborder Hyperiidea 6 0.34 Order Ostracoda 52 2.98 12 4.80 Order Cladocera 20 1.15 Order Euphausida 165 9.45 2 0.80 Order Decapoda 59 3.38 13 5.20 Larvae 59 3.38 7 2.80 Undetermined crustaceans 6 2.40 TUNICATA 120 6.87 19 7.60 Order Appendiculata Oikopleura sp.
21.0 3.4 Fish eggs (Hirundicthys speculiger and 25.0 1.9 unidentified spp.) Cephalopoda (squid and octopus fragments 21.2 0.5 and paralarvae) Debris (plastic, styrofoam, paper, rubber, 34.6 0.3 polypropylene, etc.) Debris (wood, bird feathers) 11.5 <0.1 Salpidae 13.5 0.5 Family Sternoptychidae (hatchetfish) 7.7 0.1 Electrona sp.--Myctophidae 1.9 0.1 Gammaridea and Hyperiidea amphipods 46.2 <0.1 Thecosomate pteropods 13.5 <0.1 Cavolinia globulosa (Gray 1850) 11.5 <0.1 POLYCHAETA (polychaete worms)--Alciopidae 5.8 <0.1 ISOPODA 3.8 <0.1 MYSIDACEA--mysid 3.8 <0.1 Creseis sp.
The only group that is truly dominated by transparent forms is the exclusively pelagic Hyperiidea (Amphipoda) (Bowman and Gruner, 1973; Vinogradov et al., 1996).
Composicion de la fauna de hiperidos (Amphipoda: Hyperiidea) en aguas atlanticas de Venezuela.
0.1 <0.1 Calanoida (generalized form) 0.5 0.3 Calanoida (specialized form) 0.1 0.1 Unidentified Calanoida 0.9 0.3 Unidentified Copepoda 0.1 0.1 Chaetognatha 23.9 10.8 Parasagitta elegens 23.8 10.7 Unidentified Chaetognatha 0.1 0.1 Amphipoda 4.6 2.5 Hyperia medusarum 0.8 0.9 Themisto pacifica 2.5 0.9 Unidentified Hyperiidae 0.4 0.5 Unidentified Physocephalata <0.1 <0.1 Unidentified Hyperiidea 0.7 0.2 Unidentified Amphipoda 0.1 <0.1 Euphausiacea 0.5 0.9 Euphausia pacifica <0.1 0.4 Thysanoessa sp.
GOA (n=18) Prey name % W % FO Scyphozoa (jellyfish) 98.84 100 Ctenophora (comb jelly) Polychaeta (worm) Calanoida(copepod) 0.26 28.13 Thysanoessa raschii (euphausiid) Mysidacea Mysida (mysid) 0.01 3.13 Hyperiidea (amphipod) Gammaridea (amphipod) Themisto sp.
0.9 0.1 -- -- Oediceridae -- -- -- -- Amphipoda Hyperiidea 1.3 0.0 0.2 0.0 Isopoda 13.1 0.1 5.0 0.0 Isopoda unid.