Ischiomysis peterwirtziis commonly referred to as Ischiomysis peterwirtzi. Difficulty in the aquarium: очень просто. A aquarium size of at least 10 Liter is recommended. Toxicity: Toxic hazard unknown.
The offspring of Ischiomysis peterwirtzi are possible. Unfortunately, the number of offspring is not large enough to cover the demand of the trade. If you are interested in Ischiomysis peterwirtzi, please ask your dealer for offspring. If you already own Ischiomysis peterwirtzi, try breeding yourself. This will help to improve the availability of offspring in the trade and to conserve natural stocks.
Ischiomysis peterwirtzi Wittmann, 2013
Original description Wittmann, K. J. (2013). Mysids associated with sea anemones from the tropical Atlantic: descriptions of Ischiomysis new genus, and two new species in this taxon (Mysida, Mysidae, Heteromysinae). Crustaceana.
The males of Ischiomysis gen. nov. are unique among the currently known genera of the order Mysida by peculiar modifications of the ischium and praeischium of the eighth thoracic endopod.