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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMegacyclops viridis (Jurine, 1820) 
AphiaID: 157736

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 editorPodoplea (Superorder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCyclopoida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCyclopidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMegacyclops (Genus)
Status alternate representation
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMegacyclops viridis viridis (Jurine, 1820)
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMegacyclops Kiefer, 1927
Sources  basis of record Brunel, P., Bosse, L. & Lamarche, G. (1998). Catalogue of the marine invertebrates of the estuary and Gulf of St. Lawrence. Canadian Special Publication of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences, 126. 405 p. (look up in IMIS[details]

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 Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMegacyclops viridis batiale Stella, 1964
Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMegacyclops viridis deserticola Lindberg, 1936
Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMegacyclops viridis latipes Lindberg, 1949
Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMegacyclops viridis takebuensis ItoTak, 1953
Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMegacyclops viridis viridis (Jurine, 1820)
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Distribution 
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North Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth West Atlantic [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (2 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (8 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (1 nucleotides; 0 proteins) 
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 
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Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Prince Edward Island (from the northern tip of Miscou Island, N.B. to Cape Breton Island south of Cheticamp, including the Northumberland Strait and Georges Bay to the Canso Strait causeway) [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat Normally found in calm waters, but can tolerate rough waters. Upper epipelagic region of the Gulf and estuary. [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:157736
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Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2005-05-24 07:32:08Z  created  Cuvelier, Daphne
2010-06-30 11:19:04Z  checked  Walter, T. Chad
2013-04-20 11:25:22Z  changed  Walter, T. Chad
  
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  Citation: Walter, T. Chad (2014). Megacyclops viridis (Jurine, 1820). 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=157736 on 2014-07-22
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