An educational resource dedicated mainly to the photography
and diversity of marine life that is found in the coastal waters
and rockpools of south-west England. Images by David Fenwick.

Tanaid images (Tanaidacea)
Apseudomorpha (Suborder) > Apseudoidea (Superfamily) > Apseudidae (Family) > Apseudinae (Subfamily)

Apseudes talpa (Montagu, 1808) - A Tanaid

Apseudopsis latreillii (Milne Edwards, 1828) - A Tanaid

Tanaidomorpha (Suborder) > Paratanaoidea (Superfamily) > Leptocheliidae (Family)
> Leptocheliinae (Subfamily)

Chondrochelia savignyi (Kroyer, 1842) syn. Leptochelia savignyi - A Leptocheliid tanaid

Tanaidomorpha (Suborder) > Paratanaoidea (Superfamily) > Paratanaoidea incertae sedis (Family)

Pseudoparatanais batei (Sars, 1882)
- A Paratanaoid tanaid

Tanaidomorpha (Suborder) > Tanaidoidea (Superfamily) > Tanaididae (Family) > Pancolinae (Subfamily) > Anatanaini (Tribe)

Zeuxo sp. 1 (Newlyn Marina) - A Tanaid
Zeuxo sp. 2 (Newlyn Marina) - A Tanaid

Tanaidomorpha (Suborder) > Tanaidoidea (Superfamily) > Tanaididae (Family) > Pancolinae (Subfamily) > Pancolini (Tribe)

Hexapleomera wombat Bamber, 2012 - A Tanaid

Tanaidomorpha (Suborder) > Tanaidoidea (Superfamily) > Tanaididae (Family) > Tanaidinae (Subfamily)

Tanais dulongii (Audouin, 1826) - A Tanaid

Species to identify
Unknown tanaid found east of the causeway at St. Michael's Mount 21.03.15. Present in considerable numbers.

Other tanaid images
Tanaid with eggs, possibly a Zeuxo species. 24.03.15.

A number of tanaids found around
the SW coast of the British Isles
(for comparison, not to scale)

Tanaid Tanaidacea Images UK