WoRMS taxon details

Potamocaris bifida Dussart, 1979

360263  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:360263)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Dussart, B.H. (1979). Algunos copépodos de América del Sur. Publicaciones Ocasionales del Museo Nacional de Historia Natural, Santiago de Chile. 30:1-13, figs. 1-7. (14-x-1979).
page(s): 10-12.; note: description of female. Males of synonym "Parastenocaris" dentata on same article correspond to Potamocaris bifida. [details]   
Type locality contained in Argentina  
type locality contained in Argentina [details]
Taxonomic remark This author considers that the described male of "Parastenocaris" dentata from Rio Santa Fé and the identified males from...  
Taxonomic remark This author considers that the described male of "Parastenocaris" dentata from Rio Santa Fé and the identified males from Rio Paraná are the males of Potamocaris bifida. [details]
Walter, T.C. & Boxshall, G. (2018). World of Copepods database. Potamocaris bifida Dussart, 1979. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=360263 on 2018-05-24
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2008-07-15 14:41:49Z
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original description Dussart, B.H. (1979). Algunos copépodos de América del Sur. Publicaciones Ocasionales del Museo Nacional de Historia Natural, Santiago de Chile. 30:1-13, figs. 1-7. (14-x-1979).
page(s): 10-12.; note: description of female. Males of synonym "Parastenocaris" dentata on same article correspond to Potamocaris bifida. [details]   

original description  (ofParastenocaris dentata Dussart, 1979) Dussart, B.H. (1979). Algunos copépodos de América del Sur. Publicaciones Ocasionales del Museo Nacional de Historia Natural, Santiago de Chile. 30:1-13, figs. 1-7. (14-x-1979). [details]   

basis of record Walter, Chad. The world of Copepods. , available online at http://www.marinespecies.org/copepoda [details]   

additional source Dussart, B.H. (1981). Sobre algunos Copépodos de America del Sur. 2. Comunicaciones Científicas del CECOAL (Centro de Ecología Aplicada del Litoral), Argentina 12:1-6.
page(s): 1-2.; note: Corrected morphological characters of thirth and fifth legs observed on synonym "Parastenocaris" dentata from Rio Paraná. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Takeda, A. M.; Eduardo, C.; Rocha, F.; Stevaux, J. C. (1999). The influence of water and sediment properties on the occurrence of Potamocaris Dussart, 1979 (Harpacticoida) in the upper Paraná River (Brazil). Copepoda: Developments in Ecology, Biology and Systematics. 403-409., available online at https://doi.org/10.1007/0-306-47537-5_34 [details]   

basis of record  (ofParastenocaris dentata Dussart, 1979) Walter, Chad. The world of Copepods. , available online at http://www.marinespecies.org/copepoda [details]   

source of synonymy  (ofParastenocaris dentata Dussart, 1979) Reid, J.W. (1991). The neotropical genus Potamocaris Dussart (Copepoda: Harpacticoida): Parastenocarididae), with descriptions of two new species. Journal of Crustacean Biology 11(3):463-472.
page(s): 463-464. [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

From editor or global species database
Habitat river sediments. [details]

Taxonomic remark This author considers that the described male of "Parastenocaris" dentata from Rio Santa Fé and the identified males from Rio Paraná are the males of Potamocaris bifida. [details]