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  Family Anisogammaridae

Genus Ramellogammarus

    Species R. oregonensis -- North America.
    Species R. ramellus -- North America.
    Species R. vancouverensis -- North America.
    Species R. californicus
    Species R. campestris
    Species R. columbianus
    Species R. littoralis
    Species R. setosus
    Species R. similimanus

Taxon Information

The Genus Ramellogammarus has been reported (or is assumed) to occur in fresh waters. This taxon has been reported from North America.

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

Literature Records

  • Ramellogammarus, (Lowry & Myers, 2012).
  • Ramellogammarus, "Nine described species, possibly several undescribed; Pacific coast rivers and streams; epigean" (Covich et al., 2010).
  • Ramellogammarus, 3 species in inland and tidal freshwater, CA, OR, WA (Smith, 2001).
  • Anisogammarus, [referring to A. ramellus and A. oregonensis] (Chace et al., 1959).


  • Lowry, J.K. & A.A. Myers. 2012. A phylogeny and classification of the Senticaudata subord. nov. (Crustacea: Amphipoda). ZooTaxa 3610: 1-80. [Available online]
  • Covich, A.P., J.H. Thorp & D.C. Rogers. 2010. Introduction to the Subphylum Crustacea. [in] J.H. Thorp & A.P. Covich (eds.). Ecology and Classification of North American Freshwater Invertebrates, 3rd edition: 695-723.
  • Smith, D.G. 2001. Amphipoda (Scuds, sideswimmers). Pennak's Freshwater Invertebrates of the United States, 4th edition: 569-584.
  • Chace, F.A., jr., J.G. Mackin, L. Hubricht, A.H. Banner & H.H. Hobbs, jr. 1959. Malacostraca. [in] W.T. Edmondson (ed.). Ward & Whipple Fresh-Water Biology, 2nd edition: 869-901.

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