WoRMS taxon details

Laophontodes Scott T., 1894

115218  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:115218)

accepted
Genus
Laophontodes typicus Scott T., 1894 (type by original designation)
Species Laophontodes antarcticus Brady, 1918
Species Laophontodes georgei Lee & Huys, 2019
Species Laophontodes gertraudae George, 2018
Species Laophontodes macclintocki Schizas & Shirley, 1994
Species Laophontodes monsmaris George, 2018
Species Laophontodes mourois Arroyo, George, Benito & Maldonado, 2003
Species Laophontodes sabinegeorgeae George & Gheerardyn, 2015
Species Laophontodes sarsi George, 2018
Species Laophontodes scottorum George, 2018
Species Laophontodes spongiosus Schizas & Shirley, 1994
Species Laophontodes typicus Scott T., 1894
Species Laophontodes volkerlehmanskii George, Lehmanski & Kihara, 2020
Species Laophontodes whitsoni Scott T., 1912

Species Laophontodes brevis Nicholls, 1944 (taxon inquirendum, description based on a copepodid V, confusing identity (Lee & Huys, 2019))
Species Laophontodes propinquus Brady, 1910 (taxon inquirendum, the original description is incomplete and deficient, and no information is available on P2-P3 except that endopods are one-segmented (Lee & Huys, 2019))

Species Laophontodes armatus Lang, 1936 accepted as Paralaophontodes armatus (Lang, 1936) (transferred to Paralaophontodes Lang, 1965 by George (2017: 212))
Species Laophontodes bicornis Scott A., 1896 accepted as Bicorniphontodes bicornis (Scott A., 1896)
Species Laophontodes echinatus Brady, 1918 accepted as Breviconia echinata (Brady, 1918)
Species Laophontodes expansus Sars G.O., 1908 accepted as Lobopleura expansa (Sars G.O., 1908) (Transferred to Lobopleura Conroy-Dalton, 2004 by Conroy-Dalton (2004: 19))
Species Laophontodes gracilipes Lang, 1936 accepted as Rostrophontodes gracilipes (Lang, 1936) (Lee & Huys (2019) transferred Laophontodes gracilipes Lang, 1936 to Rostrophontodes Lee & Huys, 2019)
Species Laophontodes hamatus (Thomson G.M., 1883) accepted as Bicorniphontodes hamatus (Thomson G.M., 1883)
Species Laophontodes hedgpethi Lang, 1965 accepted as Paralaophontodes hedgpethi (Lang, 1965)
Species Laophontodes horstgeorgei George & Gheerardyn, 2015 accepted as Bicorniphontodes horsthgeorgei (George & Gheerardyn, 2015)
Species Laophontodes latissimus Brady, 1918 accepted as Calypsophontodes latissima (Brady, 1918) (transferred to Calypsophontodes Gheerardyn & Lee, 2012 (species inquirenda) by Gheerardyn & Lee (2012: 264))
Species Laophontodes macropodia Gee & Fleeger, 1986 accepted as Calypsophontodes macropodia (Gee & Fleeger, 1986) (transferred from Laophontodes Scott T., 1894 by Gheerardyn & Lee (2012: 264))
Species Laophontodes multispinatus Kornev & Chertoprud, 2008 accepted as Lobopleura multispinata (Kornev & Chertoprud, 2008) (transferred to Lobopleura Conroy-Dalton, 2004 by Lee & Huys (2019))
Species Laophontodes norvegicus George, 2018 accepted as Laophontodes georgei Lee & Huys, 2019 (unavailable, no holotype was fixed in George (2018) (Lee & Huys, 2019))
Species Laophontodes ornatus Krishnaswamy, 1957 accepted as Bicorniphontodes ornatus (Krishnaswamy, 1957)
Species Laophontodes psammophilus Soyer, 1975 accepted as Paralaophontodes psammophilus (Soyer, 1975)
Species Laophontodes robustus Bozic, 1964 accepted as Paralaophontodes robustus (Bozic, 1964) (transferred from Laophontodes Scott. T, 1894 to Paralaophontodes Lang, 1965 by Lang (1965: 546); synonymized with P. echinatus (Willey, 1930) by Wells & Rao (1987: 192); reinstated as a valid species by George (2017: 212))
Species Laophontodes willeyi Bozic, 1964 accepted as Paralaophontodes echinatus (Willey, 1930)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Not documented
Walter, T.C.; Boxshall, G. (2021). World of Copepods Database. Laophontodes Scott T., 1894. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: https://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=115218 on 2021-04-13
Date
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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
created
2005-03-31 15:36:33Z
changed
2005-12-28 19:00:22Z
changed
2008-08-06 13:32:15Z
changed
2015-07-13 11:03:02Z
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2020-11-27 12:27:22Z
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taxonomy source George, K.H, L.M.A. Lehmanski & T.C. Kihara. (2020). Revision of the genus Laophontodes T. Scott (Copepoda, Harpacticoida, Ancorabolidae), including the description of a new species and a key to species. <em>ZooKeys.</em> 997:17-46., available online at https://zookeys.pensoft.net/article/56965/
note: Key to the species of Laophontodes [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

basis of record Huys, R. (2001). Copepoda - Harpacticoida. <em>In: Costello, M.J. et al. (eds.) 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.</em> 50:268-280. (look up in IMIS[details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Integrated Taxonomic Information System (ITIS). , available online at http://www.itis.gov [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
Laophontodes typicus from Sars, G.O. 1908
 Laophontodes typicu...
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