Euphausia superba Dana, 1850

Species in GBIF Backbone Taxonomy

AnimaliaArthropodaMalacostracaEuphausiaceaEuphausiidaeEuphausia

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Full Name

Euphausia superba Dana, 1850

Common names

  • Antarctic krill eng
  • Antarctische krillgarnaal nld
  • Antarktischer Krill deu
  • more

Synonyms

Taxonomic status

Accepted species

According to

The Catalogue of Life, 3rd January 2011

Habitat

Marine

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Distributions

Text based distributions present in some sources.

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Classification

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kingdom
Animalia
phylum
Arthropoda
class
Malacostraca
order
Euphausiacea
family
Euphausiidae
genus
Euphausia
species
Euphausia superba
 
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Bibliography

BOLTOVSKOY D. (Ed. ). 1999. South Atlantic Zooplankton 2 vol. . Backhuys Publishers. Leiden. 1706 pp.

Baker AdeC, Boden BP, Brinton E (1990) A Practical Guide to the Euphausiids of the World. London : Natural History Museum Publications, 1989

Brinton E, Ohman MD, Townsend AW, Knight MD, Bridgeman AL (2000) Euphausiids of the world ocean. ETI World Biodiversity database CD ROM Series. Springer Publ. Heidelberg

Fisher W. & Hureau J-C. (1985). FAO species identification sheets for fishery purposes. Southern Ocean (Fishing areas 48,58 and 88) (CCAMLR Convention Area). FAO, Rome, 233-471.

John DD (1936) The southern species of the genus Euphausia. Discovery Reports 14: 193-324

Mackintosh, N. A. (1973). "Distribution of post-larval krill in the Antarctic. " Discovery Reports 36: 95-156.

Mauchline, J. and Fisher, L. R. (1969) The Biology of Euphausiids. Advances in Marine Biology 7: 1-454

Siegel V, De Broyer C, Clarke A, Koubbi P, Pakhomov E, Scott F, Vanden Berghe W and Danis B (Editors). The SCAR-MarBIN Register of Antarctic Marine Species (RAMS): Euphausiacea, [date accessed]. World Wide Web electronic publication.

Source information

This backbone name usage exists because it was found in another checklist at the time the backbone was built. The primary source name usage has since been removed from the portal.