hyperiid amphipod Hyperia macrocephala - length ca. 20 mm - from plankton -  within phytoplankton - Antarctica

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name: hyperiid amphipod

scientific name: Hyperia macrocephala

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status: alive in tank onboard fisheries research vessel FFS "Walther Herwig"

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experts: Ed Hendrycks EHENDRYCKS@MUS-NATURE.CA

some other interesting World Wide Web links: please email if you know  some

Underwater Field Guide to Ross Island & McMurdo Sound, Antarctica by Peter Brueggeman http://scilib.ucsd.edu/sio/nsf/fguide/index.html

use of this image http://scilib.ucsd.edu/sio/nsf/fguide/arthropoda36.html

jump to ANTARCTIC MARINE BIODIVERSITY REFERENCE CENTRE devoted to AMPHIPOD CRUSTACEANS "ANT'PHIPODA"

use of this image http://www.kbinirsnb.be/general/sections/amphi/carciliens.htm

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