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Euphausia  Dana, 1852
Taxonomic Serial No.: 95501

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Synonym(s): Euphasia Dana, 1852
  Common Name(s):    
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: complete   
  Latest Record Review: 2005   

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
    SubkingdomBilateria  – triploblasts  
             PhylumArthropoda  – Artrópode, arthropodes, arthropods  
                SubphylumCrustacea Brünnich, 1772 – crustacés, crustáceo, crustaceans  
                   ClassMalacostraca Latreille, 1802  
                      SubclassEumalacostraca Grobben, 1892  
                         SuperorderEucarida Calman, 1904 – camarão, caranguejo, ermitão, lagosta, siri  
                            OrderEuphausiacea Dana, 1852 – krill  
                               FamilyEuphausiidae Dana, 1852  
                                  GenusEuphausia Dana, 1852  
    Direct Children:  
                                     Species Euphausia americana Hansen, 1911  
                                     Species Euphausia brevis Hansen, 1905  
                                     Species Euphausia crystallorophias Holt and Tattersall, 1906  
                                     Species Euphausia diomedeae Ortmann, 1894  
                                     Species Euphausia distinguenda Hansen, 1908  
                                     Species Euphausia eximia Hansen, 1911  
                                     Species Euphausia fallax Hansen, 1916  
                                     Species Euphausia frigida Hansen, 1911  
                                     Species Euphausia gibba G. O. Sars, 1883  
                                     Species Euphausia gibboides Ortmann, 1893  
                                     Species Euphausia hanseni Zimmer, 1915  
                                     Species Euphausia hemigibba Hansen, 1910  
                                     Species Euphausia krohnii (Brandt, 1851)  
                                     Species Euphausia lamelligera Hansen, 1911  
                                     Species Euphausia longirostris Hansen, 1908  
                                     Species Euphausia lucens Hansen, 1905  
                                     Species Euphausia mucronata G. O. Sars, 1883  
                                     Species Euphausia mutica Hansen, 1905  
                                     Species Euphausia nana Brinton, 1962  
                                     Species Euphausia pacifica Hansen, 1911  
                                     Species Euphausia paragibba Hansen, 1910  
                                     Species Euphausia pseudogibba Ortmann, 1893  
                                     Species Euphausia recurva Hansen, 1905  
                                     Species Euphausia sanzoi Torelli, 1934  
                                     Species Euphausia sibogae Hansen, 1908  
                                     Species Euphausia similis G. O. Sars, 1885  
                                     Species Euphausia spinifera G. O. Sars, 1885  
                                     Species Euphausia superba Dana, 1852  
                                     Species Euphausia tenera Hansen, 1905  
                                     Species Euphausia triacantha Holt and Tattersall, 1906  
                                     Species Euphausia vallentini Stebbing, 1900  

  Reference for:    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Euphausia   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Brinton, Edward / Brinton, Edward, William A. Newman, and Nance F. North, eds.  
  Publication Date: 1975   
  Article/Chapter Title: Euphausiids of Southeast Asian waters   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Naga Report, vol. 4, pt. 5   
  Page(s): 287   
  Publisher: University of California, Scripps Institution of Oceanography   
  Publication Place: La Jolla, California, USA   
  Reference for: Euphausia   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Casanova, Bernadette  
  Publication Date: 2003   
  Article/Chapter Title: Ordre des Euphausiacea Dana, 1852   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Crustaceana, vol. 76, no. 9   
  Page(s): 1083-1121   
  Publication Place:    
  ISBN/ISSN: 1568-5403   
  Notes: Electronic ISSN: 1568-5403; Print ISSN: 0011-216X   
  Reference for: Euphausia   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Mikkelsen, Paula M.  
  Publication Date: 1987   
  Article/Chapter Title: The Euphausiacea of eastern Florida (Crustacea: Malacostraca)   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington, vol. 100, no. 2   
  Page(s): 275-295   
  Publication Place:    
  ISBN/ISSN: 0006-324X   
  Reference for: Euphausia   

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