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Gammarus  J. C. Fabricius, 1775
Taxonomic Serial No.: 93773

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Synonym(s): Rivulogammarus S. Karaman, 1931
  Common Name(s):    
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: unknown   
  Latest Record Review: 2004   

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
             PhylumArthropoda  – Artrópode, arthropodes, arthropods  
                SubphylumCrustacea Brünnich, 1772 – crustacés, crustáceo, crustaceans  
                   ClassMalacostraca Latreille, 1802  
                      SubclassEumalacostraca Grobben, 1892  
                         SuperorderPeracarida Calman, 1904 – barata da praia, pulga da praia, tatuzinho de jardim  
                            OrderAmphipoda Latreille, 1816 – amphipods, amphipodes  
                               SuborderGammaridea Latreille, 1802 – gammarid amphipods  
                                  FamilyGammaridae Latreille, 1802  
                                     GenusGammarus J. C. Fabricius, 1775  
    Direct Children:  
                                        Species Gammarus acherondytes Hubricht and Mackin, 1940 – Illinois cave amphipod 
                                        Species Gammarus annulatus S. I. Smith, 1873  
                                        Species Gammarus bousfieldi Cole and Minckley, 1961 – Bousfield amphipod, Bousfield's amphipod 
                                        Species Gammarus chevreuxi Sexton, 1913  
                                        Species Gammarus crinicornis Stock, 1966  
                                        Species Gammarus daiberi Bousfield, 1969  
                                        Species Gammarus desperatus Cole, 1981 – Noel's amphipod, Bitter Lakes amphipod 
                                        Species Gammarus duebeni Lilljeborg, 1851  
                                        Species Gammarus fasciatus Say, 1818  
                                        Species Gammarus finmarchicus Dahl, 1838  
                                        Species Gammarus hyalelloides Cole, 1976 – diminutive amphipod 
                                        Species Gammarus insensibilis Stock, 1966  
                                        Species Gammarus jenneri Bynum and Fox, 1977  
                                        Species Gammarus lacustris G. O. Sars, 1863  
                                        Species Gammarus lawrencianus Bousfield, 1956  
                                        Species Gammarus limnaeus S. I. Smith, 1874  
                                        Species Gammarus locusta Linnaeus, 1758  
                                        Species Gammarus minus Say, 1818  
                                        Species Gammarus mucronatus (Say, 1818)  
                                        Species Gammarus oceanicus Segerstrĺle, 1947  
                                        Species Gammarus palustris Bousfield, 1969  
                                        Species Gammarus paynei Delong, 1992  
                                        Species Gammarus pecos Cole and Bousfield, 1970 – Pecos amphipod 
                                        Species Gammarus pseudolimnaeus Bousfield, 1958  
                                        Species Gammarus pulex (Linnaeus, 1758)  
                                        Species Gammarus salinus Spooner, 1942  
                                        Species Gammarus setosus Dementieva, 1931  
                                        Species Gammarus tigrinus Sexton, 1939  
                                        Species Gammarus troglophilus Hubricht and Mackin, 1940  
                                        Species Gammarus wilkitzkii Birula, 1897  
                                        Species Gammarus zaddachi Sexton, 1912  

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  Other Source(s):    
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Gammarus   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Barnard, J. L., and C. M. Barnard  
  Publication Date: 1983   
  Article/Chapter Title:    
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Freshwater Amphipoda of the World, vol. 2: Handbook and Bibliography   
  Page(s): 359-830   
  Publisher: Hayfield Associates   
  Publication Place: Mt. Vernon, Virginia, USA   
  Reference for: Gammarus   

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