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any of numerous small, flat-bodied crustaceans of the group Amphipoda, including the beach fleas, sand hoppers, etc.
of or relating to the amphipods.
Historical Examples

They are also found in some of the semi-terrestrial and purely aquatic amphipod Crustaceans.
Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 2, Slice 6 Various

any marine or freshwater crustacean of the order Amphipoda, such as the sand hoppers, in which the body is laterally compressed: subclass Malacostraca
of, relating to, or belonging to the Amphipoda


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