Niphargus luchoffmanni

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Niphargus luchoffmanni


Taxonavigation: Crangonyctoidea 

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Cladus: Unikonta
Cladus: Opisthokonta
Cladus: Holozoa
Regnum: Animalia
Subregnum: Eumetazoa
Cladus: Bilateria
Cladus: Nephrozoa
Cladus: Protostomia
Cladus: Ecdysozoa
Cladus: Panarthropoda
Phylum: Arthropoda
Subphylum: Crustacea
Superclassis: Multicrustacea
Classis: Malacostraca
Subclassis: Eumalacostraca
Superordo: Peracarida
Ordo: Amphipoda
Subordo: Gammaridea
Superfamilia: Crangonyctoidea

Familia: Niphargidae
Genus: Niphargus
Species: Niphargus luchoffmanni


Niphargus luchoffmanni Fišer et al., 2018

  • Holotype: Male, 6.7 mm. The specimen is mounted on two slides and deposited in the collection of the the Musée de Zoologie, Lausanne, Switzerland under voucher numbers GBIFCH00585716 and GBIFCH00585717. Sampled on May 29, 2014 by Verena Lubini.
  • Type locality: Marchbachquelle, Wolfenschiessen, Switzerland (CH1903: 672,490/190,300).
  • Paratypes: 9.15 mm long and partially dissected female deposited under voucher number GBIFCH00587519. Male 6.8 mm long deposited under voucher number GBIFCH00587518 and several un-dissected specimens deposited in vials under GBIFCH00329353 and GBIFCH00329354.
  • Etymology: named after Hans Lukas Hoffmann.


Primary references[edit]


  • Horton, T.; Lowry, J.; De Broyer, C.; Bellan-Santini, D.; Coleman, C.O.; Corbari, L.; Costello, M.J.; Daneliya, M.; Dauvin, J.-C.; Fišer, C.; Gasca, R.; Grabowski, M.; Guerra-García, J.M.; Hendrycks, E.; Hughes, L.; Jaume, D.; Jazdzewski, K.; Kim, Y.-H.; King, R.; Krapp-Schickel, T.; LeCroy, S.; Lörz, A.-N.; Mamos, T.; Senna, A.R.; Serejo, C.; Sket, B.; Souza-Filho, J.F.; Tandberg, A.H.; Thomas, J.D.; Thurston, M.; Vader, W.; Väinölä, R.; Vonk, R.; White, K.; Zeidler, W. (2020). World Amphipoda Database. Niphargus luchoffmanni Fišer, Alther, Zakšek, Borko, Fuchs & Altermatt, 2018. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: on 2020-06-18
  • ZooBank: E1C7C812-1494-40A8-8844-C6DC45C7AF07
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