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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEurytemora americana Williams, 1906 
AphiaID: 104873

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 editorTemoridae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEurytemora (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEurytemora Giesbrecht, 1881
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEurytemora kieferi Smirnov, 1931
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEurytemora thompsoni Willey, 1923
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEurytemora transversalis Campbell, 1930
Sources  original description Williams, L.W.. 1906. Notes on marine Copepoda of Rhode Island. American Naturalist 40:639-660. (ix-1906) (look up in IMIS[details]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
Dutch Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAmerikaans brakwaterroeipootkreeftje  [details]
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Distribution 
From regional or thematic species database
South Atlantic Ocean
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorSouth Atlantic (introduced: alien[details]
United Kingdom
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorUnited Kingdom (introduced: alien[details]
From other sources
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 editorNorth West Atlantic [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorUnited Kingdom Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
North Pacific Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth Pacific [details]
North Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBelgian Exclusive Economic Zone (introduced: alien[details]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCanadian Exclusive Economic Zone [Pacific part] [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorFAO fishing area 67 [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorIcelandic Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth East Pacific [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDelivering Alien Invasive Species Inventories for Europe (DAISIE) 
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorMarine Planktonic Copepods (Banyuls/OOB/UPMC/CNRS)  Note: incl. 5 Identification Plates 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (17 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
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 regional or thematic species database
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species impact in South Atlantic Ocean (IHO Sea Area) : Outcompetes native species for resources and/or space [details]

Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species vector dispersal in English Channel (IHO Sea Area) : Shipping [details]

Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species vector dispersal in United Kingdom (Nation) : Ships: general [details]

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Arctic to Chesapeake Bay [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat upper epipelagic of the Gulf and estuary [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editoralien species The copepod Eurytemora americana used to be found solely at the east coasts of America. The species reached Europe through transport in ballast water of ships (first observations in England around 1933). The first Belgian observation of the species dates from 1938, in the Sluice Dock of Ostend. The species can compete with indigenous copepods. [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:104873
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  Boxshall, Geoff
2014-06-30 16:37:48Z  changed  Kouwenberg, Juliana
  
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  Citation: Boxshall, G. (2014). Eurytemora americana Williams, 1906. 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=104873 on 2014-09-21
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