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  Superfamily Crangonyctoidea

Family Sternophysingidae

    Genus Sternophysinx

Taxon Information

The Family Sternophysingidae has been reported (or is assumed) to occur in fresh waters. This taxon has not been reported from North America.

(These statements were generated automatically from the WInvertebrates database.)

Literature Records

  • Sternophysingidae, "Freshwater, hypogean... South Africa" (Lowry & Myers, 2012).
  • Sternophysingidae, [Afrotropical; 8 species worldwide] (Väinölä et al., 2008).


  • Lowry, J.K. & A.A. Myers. 2012. A phylogeny and classification of the Senticaudata subord. nov. (Crustacea: Amphipoda). ZooTaxa 3610: 1-80. [Available online]
  • Väinölä, R., J.D.S. Witt, M. Grabowski, J.H. Bradbury, K. Jazdzewski & B. Sket. 2008. Global diversity of amphipods (Amphipoda; Crustacea) in freshwater. Hydrobiologia 595: 241-255. [Available online]

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