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  Family Crangonyctidae

Genus Synurella

    Species S. bifurca -- North America.
    Species S. chamberlaini -- North America.
    Species S. dentata -- North America.
    Species S. johanseni -- North America.
    Species S. ambulans
    Species S. behningi
    Species S. coeca
    Species S. dershavini
    Species S. donensis
    Species S. intermedia
    Species S. jakutana
    Species S. levanidovae
    Species S. longidactylus
    Species S. meschtscherica
    Species S. oscellai
    Species S. philareti
    Species S. stadukhini
    Species S. wachuschtii

Taxon Information

The Genus Synurella 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

  • Synurella, (Lowry & Myers, 2012).
  • Synurella, "Four species, eastern United States and Alaska: hypogean" (Covich et al., 2010).
  • Synurella, 3 disjunct species in the eastern United States (Smith, 2001).
  • Synurella, "four known species" (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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