Apocorophium

Apocorophium sp. (gammarid amphipod)

Collected: Spring, 2004 in the upper Chesapeake Bay, MD , using an epibenthic sled (365 micrometer mesh)

Notes: Gammarid amphipods are typically benthic, but many, like Apoorophium undertake periodic sojourns into the plankton, especially at night,

Collected by: Marilyn Yorgey, Goucher College