Mysida


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Mysida

[′mī·sə·də]
(invertebrate zoology)
A suborder of the crustacean order Mysidacea characterized by fusion of the sixth and seventh abdominal somites in the adult, lack of gills, and other specializations.
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0.0 0.0 Suborder Reptantia Palinuridae Panulirus 0.0 0.0 gracilis Streets, 1871 Super Order Peracarida Order Mysidae Mysidium 1859.1 58.4 Mysida rickettsi Harrison & Bowman Mysidae Sirietla 0.0 0.0 pacifica Holmes Order Hyperiidae Hyperietta 0.0 0.0 Amphipoda stephenseni Bowman Hyperiidac Hyperioides 265.6 531.2 sibaginis (Stebbing) Lestrigonidae Lestrigonus 0.0 796.8 bengalensis Giles Lestrigonidae Lestrigonus 0.0 0.0 latissimus (Bovallius) Lestrigonidae Lestrigonus 0.0 0.0 schizogeneios (Stebbing) Lestrigonidae Lestrigonus 0.0 0.0 shoemakeri Bowman Lycaeidae Lycaea 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.
Wortham-Neal and Price (2001) studied the marsupial developmental stages in Americamysis bahia (Mysida: Mysidae and Lophogastridae).