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Gammarellus angulosus

(Rathke, 1843)


Penny Martin And what is this little chap above the Botryllus schlosseri ??

Marco Faasse Could be the amphipod Gammarellus angulosus, which has an angular outline to thesegments of the abdomen, or the related G. homari, commoner in the north.

Taxonomy
Animalia (Kingdom)
  Arthropoda (Phylum)
    Crustacea (Subphylum)
      Malacostraca (Class)
        Eumalacostraca (Subclass)
          Peracarida (Superorder)
            Amphipoda (Order)
              Gammaridea (Suborder)
                Gammarida (Infraorder)
                  Eusiroidea (Superfamily)
                    Gammarellidae (Family)
                      Gammarellus (Genus)
                        Gammarellus angulosus (Species)
Associated Species