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
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Synonyms

Taxonomic status

Accepted species

According to

The Catalogue of Life, 3rd January 2011

Habitat

Marine

Georeferenced data

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Distributions

Text based distributions present in some sources.

Distribution range

  • Present in MRGID:1907 Southern Ocean Source: 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.

Subordinate taxa

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

Anon. (1993) Multilingual Illustrated Dictionary of Aquatic Animals and Plants: Fishing New Books and the Office for Official Publications of the European Communities

Antezana, T., N. Aguirre and R. Bustamante, 1976. Nuevo limite septentrional para el krill Antarctico [i]Euphausia superba[/i] Dana, en el Pacifico (Crustacea, zooplankton). Series Cientifico Instituto Antarctico Chileno 4: 47-51.[/p]

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

Baker, A. de C., B. P. Boden and E. Brinton, 1990. A practical guide to the euphausiids of the world. British Museum (Natural History), London. 96 pp.[/p]

Bargmann, H. E., 1937. The reproductive system of [i]Euphausia superba .[/i] "Discovery" Reports 14: 325-50.[/p]

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

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

Dana, J. D., 1850. Synopsis generum crustaceorum ordinis "Schizopoda". American Journal of Science (and Arts) 9: 129-133.[/p]

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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.

Record history

This record was last modified in GBIF on Nov 3, 2014. The source was last visited by GBIF on Jul 30, 2015. It was last updated according to the publisher on Feb 8, 2013.

A record will be modified by GBIF when either the source record has been changed by the publisher, or improvements in the GBIF processing warrant an update.