Frontal margin of carapace produced into short trapezoidal plate with rounded angles, plate bent strongly downwards, as a result of which true anterior margin is invisible from above. Exopod of male 3rd pleopod with L-shaped, naked setae on several middle segments.
Ref.: Nouvel (1971).
Kingdom Animalia Phylum Crustacea Superorder Peracarida Order Mysidacea Suborder Mysida Family Petalophthalmidae Genus Anchialina Species Anchialina typica