Caprella bathytatos

Author: Martin & Pettit, 1998


General: Found on the mouthparts of Paralomis multispina in Monterey Canyon.

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Habitat description: Benthic, parasitic/commensal on crab mouthparts.

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Martin J.W. and G. Pettit G. (1998). Caprella bathytatos New Species (Crustacea, Amphipoda, Capresslidae), from the Mouthparts of the Crab Macroregonia macrochira Sakai (Brachyura, Majidae) in the Vicinity of Deep-sea Hydrothermal vents off British Columbia. Bulletin of Marine Science, 63: 189-198.

Citation: Caprella bathytatos (Martin & Pettit, 1998) Deep-Sea Guide (DSG) at http://dsg/ Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute (MBARI). Consulted on 2020-08-10.
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