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(Brady, 1865)

Carapace elongate, pitted with small, shallow fossae, particularly in the central area. Dorsal and ventral margins slightly convergent posteriorly, greatest height in front of mid-length. Distal process of male copulatory appendage with a subtriangular anterior lobe and a narrow, pointed posterior lobe (S. punctillata 2 ).

Sublittoral, living at depths of 10-100 metres on sand or silt substrates.

Northern coasts of Britain; Scandinavia, including the Baltic.

Sarsicytheridea punctillata