Amphipod - Sand Hopper
Taken at Barns Ness on 27th October 2019 using Panasonic Lumix LX5 in macro mode
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Amphipod - Sand Hopper.
Species:
Order:
Family:
Talitrus saltator.
Amphipoda.
Talitridae.
Food:
Description:


Length:

Habitat:
Flies/Found:
Feature:
Rotting seaweed
The body is greyish-brown or greyish-green in colour, with a single pair of black eyes. It has a distinct pair of antennae, with one antenna more robust than the other
8.2 - 16.5 mm.
Coastline.