Book Chapter Uristidae

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Citation: Lowry, J. K; Stoddart, H. E. 2009. Uristidae. Lowry, J.K. & Myers, A.A. (ed). pp 908-918 In Benthic Amphipoda (Crustacea: Peracarida) of the Great Barrier Reef, Australia. Zootaxa 2260. Magnolia Press: Auckland, NZ.


Two genera and three species of uristid amphipods are reported from the Great Barrier Reef, Queensland, Australia. All are considered to be scavengers which can be common in areas where they occur.

Key words: Crustacea, Amphipoda, Uristidae, Great Barrier Reef, Australia, taxonomy, Ichnopus capricornus, Ichnopus tenuicornis, Nagada uwedoae

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