Tantulocarida

Belongs within: Euarthropoda. The Tantulocarida are a group of minute marine crustaceans ectoparasitic on other crustaceans: they have been recorded from copepods, cumaceans, isopods, ostracods and tanaids (Boxshall 1988). Other than paired antennules at one stage of the life cycle, tantulocaridans completely lack cephalic appendages (Martin & Davis 2001). <==Tantulocarida | i. s.: Stygotantulus stockiMD01… Continue reading Tantulocarida