Taxonomy
Kingdom
Animalia
Phylum
Arthropoda
Subphylum
Crustacea
Class
Malacostraca
Order
Decapoda
Suborder
Pleocyemata
Family
Nephropidae
Genus
Acanthacaris
Species
caeca
Distribution, Habitat, and Biology
Min Depth
293 meters
Max Depth
878 meters
Overall Geographic Range
Florida Strait or Straits, Gulf of Mexico & Caribbean Sea
Habitat-Biology
  • benthic
  • burrower
  • deep sea