The amphipod Pseudoniphargus from Bermuda caves is eyeless and depigmented. It’s closest relatives are found in caves and groundwater on the opposite side of the Atlantic and along the edge of the Mediterranean Sea.

The amphipod Pseudoniphargus from Bermuda caves is eyeless and depigmented. Its closest relatives are found in caves and groundwater on the opposite side of the Atlantic and along the edge of the Mediterranean Sea. Image courtesy of Bermuda Deep Water Caves 2011 Exploration, NOAA-OER.

 

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