Species: Aega sp.
Number of items: 1.
Aega sp. (2 files)
Site: Arctic > Barents > Norway
Depth (m): 310
Behaviour: Probably a temporary parasite, feeding on blood of fish host. The anterior first 3 pairs of pereiopods are hooked to hold on to the host whereas the rest of the pereipods are 'walking legs'.
This list was generated on Tue Jul 29 13:01:22 BST 2014.
In any downloading or consulting of the data from this website, the visitor acknowledges that he/she agrees to the following:
Jones, D.O.B., Gates, A.R., Curry, R.A., Thomson, M., Pile, A., Benfield, M. (Eds) (2009). SERPENT project. Media database archive. Available online at accessed on
If any data constitutes a substantial proportion of the records used in secondary analysis, the authors/managers of the database should be contacted. In any case, there are additional data which may prove valuable to such analyses.
SERPENT Image and Video Archive is running on GNU EPrints repository-creating software, which generates eprints repositories that are compliant with the Open Archives Protocol for Metadata Harvesting OAI 1.1 and 2.0.
The GNU EPrints repository-creating software is available for free at http://software.eprints.org/.
More information is available about the repository.