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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMetridia lucens Boeck, 1865 
AphiaID: 104633

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArthropoda (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCrustacea (Subphylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMaxillopoda (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCopepoda (Subclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNeocopepoda (Infraclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGymnoplea (Superorder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCalanoida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMetridinidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMetridia (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMetridia Boeck, 1865
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMetridia armata Brady, 1878
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMetridia hibernica (Brady & Robertson D., 1873)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParacalanus hibernicus Brady & Robertson D., 1873
Sources  basis of record Boxshall, G. (2001). Copepoda (excl. Harpacticoida), in: Costello, M.J. et al. (Ed.) (2001). European register of marine species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification. Collection Patrimoines Naturels, 50: pp. 252-268 (look up in IMIS[details]

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 Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMetridia lucens orientalis Beklemishev, 1961
Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMetridia lucens pacifica Beklemishev, 1961
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Distribution 
From regional or thematic species database
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorCosmopolitan (World Oceans) [details]
From other sources
Arctic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNansen Basin [details]
Barents Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBarents Sea [details]
English Channel
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEnglish Channel [details]
Gulf of Saint Lawrence
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of St. Lawrence [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEuropean waters (ERMS scope) [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Maine [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorIrish Exclusive economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth West Atlantic [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorUnited Kingdom Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
North Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBelgian Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGerman Bight [details]
Norway
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorStorfjordrenna [details]
Norwegian Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorStorfjords [details]
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Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNew Zealand Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTurkish Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Links Trusted: edited by a thematic editorMarine Planktonic Copepods (Banyuls/OOB/UPMC/CNRS)  Note: Incl. 21 Identification Plates 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Antarctic Invertebrates 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (91 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (111 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (101 nucleotides; 89 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Marine Species Identification Portal 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo PESI 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Copepod Collection 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Notes 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBiology Bioluminating species, which is rarely observed in copepod species. [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Labrador to Cape Cod [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat upper and glacial epipelagic regions of the Gulf and estuary [details]
ImageChecked: verified by a taxonomic editor 
Metridia lucens from Sars, G.O. 1902
Metridia lucens from S...
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:104633
Taxonomic
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Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  Boxshall, Geoff
2008-04-14 15:28:19Z  changed  Kouwenberg, Juliana
  
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  Citation: Boxshall, G. (2014). Metridia lucens Boeck, 1865. In: Walter, T.C. & Boxshall, G. (2014). World of Copepods database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=104633 on 2014-10-31
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