|Genus:|| Thysanoessa |
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Thysanoessa is a genus of krill, containing the following species:
Northern krill, Meganyctiphanes norvegica, is a species of krill that lives in the North Atlantic Ocean. It is an important component of the zooplankton, providing food for whales, fish and birds. M. norvegica is the only species recognised in the genus Meganyctiphanes, although it has been known by several synonyms:
Krill are small crustaceans of the order Euphausiacea, and are found in all the world's oceans. The name "krill" comes from the Norwegian word krill, meaning "small fry of fish", which is also often attributed to species of fish.
Mysidae is the largest family of crustaceans in the order Mysida, with over 1000 species in around 170 genera.
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Bentheuphausia amblyops, the deep sea krill is a species of krill. B. amblyops is the only species within its genus, which in turn is the only genus within the family Bentheuphausiidae. All the 85 other species of krill known are classified in the family Euphausiidae.
Euphausia is the largest genus of krill, and is placed in the family Euphausiidae. There are 31 species known in this genus, including Antarctic krill and ice krill from the Southern Ocean, and North Pacific krill in the Pacific Ocean.
Nematoscelis is a genus of krill, containing the following species:
Stylocheiron is a genus of krill, containing the following species:
Thysanopoda is a genus of krill, containing the following species:
Diastylis is a genus of crustaceans which belong to the family Diastylidae. It includes the following species:
Leuconidae is a family of marine hooded shrimp. The family was established by Georg Ossian Sars in his 1878 study of Mediterranean cumaceans.
Iphinoe is a genus of crustaceans which belong to the family Bodotriidae. It includes the following species:
Carl Locher was a Danish realist painter who from an early age became a member of the Skagen group of painters.
Centropagidae is a family of copepods. Its members are particularly known as plankton in coastal waters and in fresh water in Australia and southern South America. They are also found on subantarctic islands and in lakes in Antarctica.
Oenopota is a genus of sea snails, marine gastropod mollusks in the family Mangeliidae.
Bela is a genus of sea snails; marine gastropod mollusks in the family Mangeliidae.
The Dajidae are a family of marine isopod crustaceans in the suborder Cymothoida. The original description was made by Giard and Bonnier in 1887. Members of this family are ectoparasites of krill. They resemble a fleshy growth on the krill's back, and make the host look as if it is wearing a rucksack. These genera are included in the family Dajidae:
Eudorella is a genera of marine hooded shrimp in the family Leuconidae. Their skeletons are chitinous.
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