SEA SLUGS

AND  OTHER  MARINE  INVERTEBRATES  OF  THE  TWEED - BYRON  COAST,  AUSTRALIA.

ARTHROPODA

SUBPHYLUM : HEXAPODA
CLASS : INSECTA
ORDER : HEMIPTERA

FAMILY : GERRIDAE
Halobates sp - Oceanic
Halobates sp - Estuarine

SUBPHYLUM : CHELICERATA
CLASS : PYCNOGONIDA
ORDER : PANTOPODA

FAMILY : ?
Species? - Brunswick River
Species? - Seagull Rocks
Species? - Hastings Point
Species? - Hastings Point
Species? - Hastings Point
Species? - Hastings Point

CLASS : ARACHNIDA
ORDER : TROMBIDIFORMES
SUBORDER : PROSTIGMATA

FAMILY : BDELLIDAE
Neomolgus sp? - Brunswick River

 

SUBPHYLUM : CRUSTACEA
CLASS : MAXILLOPODA
INFRACLASS : CIRRIPEDIA
SUPERORDER : THORACICA
SUBORDER : LEPADOMORPHA

FAMILY : HETERALEPADIDAE
Paralepas quadrata - Brunswick River
Heteralepas cornuta? - Hastings Point

FAMILY : LEPADIDAE
Conchoderma virgatum - on Puffer Fish
Alepas pacifica - on Cyanea sp
Lepas anserifera - on flotsam
Lepas australis ? - on flotsam
Lepas pectinata - on flotsam
Lepas anatifera- on flotsam

FAMILY : OXYNASPIDIDAE
Oxynaspis celata? - Hastings Point

FAMILY : POECILASMATIDAE
Octolasmis sp - Tweed Hds Co-op
Octolasmis warwickii - Brunswick Hds Co-op

FAMILY : CALANTICIDAE
Smilium sp? - Seagull Rocks


SUPERORDER : THORACICA

SUBORDER : BALANOMORPHA


FAMILY : ARCHAEOBALANIDAE
Austrominius modestus? - Brunswick River
Austrominius covertus - Brunswick River
Hexamineus foliorum? - Brunswick River

FAMILY : BALANIDAE
Amphibalanus variegatus? - Brunswick River
Austromegabalanus nigrescens? - Hastings Point
Species? - Hastings Point

FAMILY : TETRACLIDITAE
Tetraclitella purpurascens - Hastings Point
Tesseropora rosea - Hastings Point

FAMILY : CHTHAMALIDAE
Chthamalus antennatus - Hastings Point

FAMILY : CHELONIBIIDAE
Chelonibia testudinaria - on Loggerhead Turtle

FAMILIES - ?
Species? - Brunswick River
Species? - on pumice
Species? - Brunswick River
Species? - Brunswick River
Species? - Brunswick River
Species? - Hastings Point
Species? - Hastings Point
Species? - Hastings Point


SUPERORDER : RHIZOCEPHALA

ORDER : KENTROGONIDA


FAMILY : SACCULINIDAE
Sacculina sp? - Hastings Point

FAMILY : PELTOGASTRIDAE
Peltogaster sp? - Hastings Point

 

CLASS : COPEPODA
ORDER : SIPHONOSTOMATOIDA

FAMILY : CALIGIDAE
Caligus sp? - Planktonic

 

CLASS : COPEPODA
ORDER : POECILOSTOMATOIDA

FAMILY : SAPPHIRINIDAE
Sapphirina sp - Planktonic
Sapphirina sp - Planktonic
Sapphirina sp - Planktonic
Sapphirina sp? - Planktonic
Sapphirina sp - Planktonic

ORDER : HARPACTICOIDA?

FAMILY : ?
Species? - Brunswick River

ORDER : CALANOIDA?

FAMILIES : ?
Species? - Planktonic
Species? - Planktonic
Species? - Planktonic
Species? - Planktonic
Species? - Planktonic
Species? - Planktonic
Species? - Planktonic
Species? - Planktonic


CLASS : OSTRACODA
SUBCLASS : MYODOCOPA

FAMILY : ?
Species? - Brunswick River

CLASS : MALACOSTRACA
ORDER : STOMATOPODA

FAMILY : GONODACTYLIDAE
Gonodactylus smithii ? - Hastings Point
Juvenile species - Planktonic
Juvenile species - Planktonic
Juvenile species - Planktonic

ORDER : TANAIDACEA
SUBORDER : TANAIDOMORPHA

FAMILY : ?
Species? - Brunswick River
Species? - Brunswick River

ORDER : CUMACEA

FAMILY : BODOTRIIDAE?
Species? - Brunswick Beach

ORDER : AMPHIPODA
SUBORDER : HYPERIIDEA

FAMILY : PHRONIMIDAE
Phronima sp - Planktonic, Brunswick Beach
Phronima sp - Planktonic, Brunswick Beach

FAMILY : OXYCEPHALIDAE
Tullbergella cuspidata - Brunswick River
Glossocephalus milneedwardsi? - Brunswick River
Oxycephalus sp - Brunswick Beach

FAMILY : PHROSINIDAE ?
Species? - Brunswick River

FAMILY : LESTRIGONIDAE ?
Species? - Brunswick River

FAMILY : ?
Species? - Brunswick River
Species? - Brunswick River
Species? - Brunswick River
Species? - Brunswick River
Species? - Brunswick River
Species? - Brunswick River
Species? - Brunswick River
Species? - Brunswick River
Species? - Brunswick River

SUBORDER : GAMMARIDEA

FAMILIES : ?

Species? - Brunswick River
Species? - Brunswick Beach
Species? - Hastings Point
Species? - Hastings Point
Species? - Hastings Point
Species? - On pumice
Species? - On pumice
Species? - On pumice
Species? - Brunswick River
Species? - Brunswick River
Species? - Brunswick River
Species? - Brunswick River
Species? - Seagull Rocks
Species? - Seagull Rocks
Species? - Seagull Rocks
Victoriopis australiensis - Brunswick River
Monocorophium sp? - Brunswick River
Species? - Brunswick River
Species? - Brunswick River
Species? - Brunswick River
Species? - Brunswick River
Species? - Brunswick River
Species? - Brunswick River
Species? - Brunswick River
Species? - Seagull Rocks
Species? - Seagull Rocks
Species? - Brunswick River

SUBORDER : CAPRELLIDEA

FAMILY : ?
Species? - Brunswick River
Species? - Brunswick River
Species? - Brunswick River
Species? - on pumice
Species? - Brunswick River

ORDER : ISOPODA
SUBORDER : FLABELLIFERA

FAMILY : SPHAEROMATIDAE
ISOPOD Haswellia sp - Brunswick River
Haswellia sp - Hastings Point
Sphaeroma terebrans - Brunswick River
Sphaeroma quoianum - Brunswick River
Oxinasphaera sp? - Ocean Shores Beach
Ptyosphaera alata - Brunswick River
Species? - Brunswick River
Oxinasphaera sp - Seagull Rocks
Oxinasphaera sp - Brunswick River
Exosphaeroma agmokara - Seagull Rocks
Syncassidina aestuaria - Brunswick River

FAMILY : CIROLANIDAE
Pseudolana elegans? - On flotsam, Brunswick Heads

FAMILY : ?
Species? - in plankton, Brunswick Heads

FAMILY : IDOTEIDAE
Idotea metallica - Brunswick River

FAMILY : CYMOTHOIDAE
Ceratothoa sp - Brunswick River

FAMILY : GNATHIIDAE
Species? - Brunswick River

SUBORDER : ASELLOTA

FAMILY : JANIRIDAE
Iais californica - Brunswick River
Carpias sp? - On pumice
Species - On pumice

FAMILY : MUNNIDAE
Species? - Brunswick River
Species? - Brunswick River

SUBORDER : ANTHURIDEA

FAMILY : PARANTHURIDAE
Cruranthura peroni - Brunswick River
Paranthura caesia - Brunswick River
Mesanthura moroea? - Hastings Point

SUBORDER : EPICARIDEA

FAMILY : BOPYRIDAE
Parapenaeonella distincta - Parasitic on prawn

SUBORDER : ONISCIDEA

FAMILY : ?
Species? - Brunswick River

 

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