amphipod amphipod

Definition(s):

  • (n) a kind of malacostracan crustacean

News

  1. Endangered Shrimp-Like Creature Is In The Path Of The Proposed Purple Line

    Environmentalists vow to fight that construction and urge transportation officials to route the proposed purple line around the endangered Hay's Spring amphipod.
    on December 4, 2013     Source: CBS Baltimore

  2. Purple Line’s obscure obstacle: The endangered Hay’s Spring amphipod

    Activists are considering a lawsuit in an effort to protect the Hay’s Spring amphipod from rail construction.
    on November 30, 2013     Source: Washington Post

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