Animalia > Arthropoda > Malacostraca > Mysida > Mysidae > Mysis


Synonyms: Mesomys; Mesomysis; Michtheimysis

Wikipedia Abstract

Mysis is a genus of mysid crustaceans in the family Mysidae, distributed mainly in the coastal zone of the Arctic and high boreal seas. Several species also inhabit northern freshwater lakes and the brackish Caspian Sea. Fifteen species are recognized. Body lengths range from 1 to 3 centimetres (0.4 to 1.2 in).
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External References

Species taxanomy provided by GBIF Secretariat (2019). GBIF Backbone Taxonomy. Checklist dataset accessed via on 2020-03-21; License: CC BY 4.0