Amaryllis Haswell, 1879

Senna, André R. & Serejo, Cristiana S., 2008, Amaryllididae and Lysianassidae (Amphipoda: Lysianassoidea) from off the central coast of Brazil (11 ºS – 22 ºS), with descriptions of three new species, Zootaxa 1718, pp. 45-68: 46

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http://doi.org/ 10.5281/zenodo.181025

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Amaryllis Haswell, 1879
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Genus Amaryllis Haswell, 1879 

Type species: Amaryllis macrophthalma Haswell, 1879 

Genus diagnosis. Mouthparts forming a subconical bundle. Pereopod 4, coxa with anterior and posterior margins subparallels. Pereopods 5–7 with distal articles elongate. Uropod 3, rami lanceolate; without plumose setae in males and females; outer ramus 1 -articulate.

( Lowry & Stoddart, 2002)

Composition of the genus. The genus Amaryllis  contains 14 species: Amaryllis atlantica  sp. nov.; A. brevicornis Haswell, 1879  ; A. carrascoi Lowry & Stoddart, 2002  ; A. croca Lowry & Stoddart, 2002  ; A. dianae Lowry & Stoddart, 2002  ; A. kamata Lowry & Stoddart, 2002  ; A. keablei Lowry & Stoddart, 2002  ; A. macrophthalma Haswell, 1879  ; A. migo Lowry & Stoddart, 2002  ; A. moona Lowry & Stoddart, 2002  ; A. olinda Lowry & Stoddart, 2002  ; A. quokka Lowry & Stoddart, 2002  ; A. philatelica Lowry & Stoddart, 2002  ; and A. spencerensis Lowry & Stoddart, 2002  .