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Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Subphylum: Crustacea
Class: Malacostraca
Order: Amphipoda
Suborder: Gammaridea
Family: Crangonyctidae
Bousfield, 1973

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Crangonyctidae is a family of cave-dwelling freshwater amphipod crustaceans. It contains the following genera:[1]


  1. ^ J. Lowry (2011). "Crangonyctidae". World Register of Marine Species. Retrieved February 26, 2011. 
  2. ^ Dmitry A. Sidorov & John R. Holsinger (2007). "Amurocrangonyx, a new genus of subterranean amphipod (Crangonyctidae) from the Russian Far East, with a redescription of the poorly known Crangonyx arsenjevi and comments on biogeographic relationships". Journal of Crustacean Biology. 27 (4): 660–669. doi:10.1651/S-2817R.1.