WoRMS taxon details

Ergasilus chautauquaensis Fellows, 1887

157746  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:157746)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fellows, C.S. (1887). Preliminary report of progress in examination of material taken in the surface net at Lake Chatauqua includes Ergasilus nov. sp. Proceedings of the American Society of Microscopists 8:175. (mentions new species). [details]   

Fellows, C.S. 1888. A description of Ergasilus chautauquaensis, a new species of Copepoda, and a list of other Entomostraca found at Lake Chautauqua in August, 1886. Proceedings of the American Microscopical Society, 10th Annual Meeting 9:246-249, figs. 1-8. (1887) [details]   
Distribution Prince Edward Island (from the northern tip of Miscou Island, N.B. to Cape Breton Island south of Cheticamp, including the...  
Distribution 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]
Walter, T.C. & Boxshall, G. (2018). World of Copepods database. Ergasilus chautauquaensis Fellows, 1887. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=157746 on 2018-05-28
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original description Fellows, C.S. (1887). Preliminary report of progress in examination of material taken in the surface net at Lake Chatauqua includes Ergasilus nov. sp. Proceedings of the American Society of Microscopists 8:175. (mentions new species). [details]   

original description Fellows, C.S. 1888. A description of Ergasilus chautauquaensis, a new species of Copepoda, and a list of other Entomostraca found at Lake Chautauqua in August, 1886. Proceedings of the American Microscopical Society, 10th Annual Meeting 9:246-249, figs. 1-8. (1887) [details]   

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]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

From editor or global species database
Biology in plankton [details]

From other sources
Distribution 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]

Habitat Normally found in calm waters, but can tolerate rough waters. Upper epipelagic region of the Gulf and estuary. [details]