Gammarus wilkitzkii, a carnivorous amphipod

Gammarus wilkitzkii, a large carnivorous under-ice amphipod, is found in many locations all over the high Arctic and spends its whole life associated with sea ice. Image courtesy of Arctic Exploration 2002, Rolf Gradinger, NOAA/OER.

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