Antarctic Amphipod Crustaceans: Ant'Phipoda Database (BIANZO)

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This checklist embraces, with synonymical bibliography, all benthic, supralittoral and pelagic amphipods (Gammaridea, Caprellidea & Hyperiidea) occuring in the Southern Ocean, mostly from taxonomical literature.

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How to cite

Researchers should cite this work as follows:

De Broyer C., Lowry J.K., Jazdzewski K. & Robert H., 2007. Catalogue of the Gammaridean and Corophiidean Amphipoda (Crustacea) of the Southern Ocean with distribution and ecological data. In: De Broyer, C. (ed.) Census of Antarctic Marine Life. Synopsis of the Amphipoda of the Southern Ocean. /Bulletin de l’Institut Royal des Sciences Naturelles de Belgique, Biologie / 77(Suppl.1, part 1): 1-325.


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GBIF Registration

This resource has been registered with GBIF, and assigned the following GBIF UUID: 891e34fa-f762-11e1-a439-00145eb45e9a.  SCAR - AntOBIS publishes this resource, and is itself registered in GBIF as a data publisher endorsed by Ocean Biodiversity Information System.


Amphipods; Occurrence

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Wim Decock
  • Originator
Antarctic Biodiversity Information Facility (ANTABIF)
Anton Van de Putte
  • Metadata Provider
  • Point Of Contact
Antarctic Biodiversity Information Facility (ANTABIF)
Claude De Broyer
  • Owner
Royal Belgian Academies of Sciences; Belgian National Committee on Antarctic Research

Geographic Coverage

PS, Southern Ocean

Bounding Coordinates South West [-87, -180], North East [62, 180]

Taxonomic Coverage

Order Amphipoda [amphipods]

Additional Metadata

marine, harvested by iOBIS

Alternative Identifiers 891e34fa-f762-11e1-a439-00145eb45e9a