Rhachotropis saskia

Rhachotropis saskia

TaxonavigationEdit

Taxonavigation: Eusiroidea 

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Cladus: Unikonta
Cladus: Opisthokonta
Cladus: Holozoa
Regnum: Animalia
Subregnum: Eumetazoa
Cladus: Bilateria
Cladus: Nephrozoa
Cladus: Protostomia
Cladus: Ecdysozoa
Cladus: Panarthropoda
Phylum: Arthropoda
Subphylum: Crustacea
Superclassis: Multicrustacea
Classis: Malacostraca
Subclassis: Eumalacostraca
Superordo: Peracarida
Ordo: Amphipoda
Subordo: Gammaridea
Superfamilia: Eusiroidea

Familia: Eusiridae
Genus: Rhachotropis
Species: Rhachotropis saskia

NameEdit

Rhachotropis saskia Lörz & Jażdżewska in Lörz, Jażdżewska, Brandt 2018

Type locality: Kuril Kamchatka Trench.

Holotype: SMF 51046, female 20.2 mm, KuramBio II expedition 2016, station 19, gear EBS, sampling date 23.08.2016, depth 8,196 m depth, 45◦52.02′N 153◦51.15′E 45◦51.41′N 153◦50.21′.

Paratypes: SMF 51050, male 23.8 mm; EBS 30, 27.08.2016, 6,181 m depth, 45◦56.38′N 152◦56.70′E 45◦56.83′N 152◦50.93′E

Etymology: named after Saskia Brix.

ZooBank: BAC33FE2-1AF1-4801-A0EB-43EDD6F36DAB

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