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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnomalocera opalus Pennell, 1976 
AphiaID: 157665

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 editorPontellidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnomalocera (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnomalocera Templeton, 1837
Sources  original description Pennell, W.M.. 1976. Description of a new species of pontellid copepod, Anomalocera opalus, from the Gulf of St. Lawrence and shelf waters of the northwest Atlantic Ocean. Canadian Journal of Zoology 54(10):1664-1668, figs. 1-6. [details]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Distribution 
From other sources
North Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Maine [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth West Atlantic [details]
Links Trusted: edited by a thematic editorMarine Planktonic Copepods (Banyuls/OOB/UPMC/CNRS)  Note: incl. 7 Identification Plates 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (2 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Notes 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Gulf of St. Lawrence to Cape Hatteras [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat epipelagic [details]
ImageChecked: verified by a taxonomic editor 
Anomalocera opalus
Anomalocera opalus
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:157665
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2005-05-24 07:32:08Z  created  Cuvelier, Daphne
2008-07-03 12:10:20Z  changed  Kouwenberg, Juliana
  
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  Citation: WoRMS (2014). Anomalocera opalus Pennell, 1976. 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=157665 on 2014-07-22
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