Copepoda taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScaphocalanus medius (Sars G.O., 1907)

104799  (

marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Walter, T. Chad; Boxshall, G. (2014). Scaphocalanus medius (Sars G.O., 1907). In: Walter, T.C. & Boxshall, G. (2017). World of Copepods database. Accessed at on 2017-12-12

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basis of record Boxshall, G. (2001). Copepoda (excl. Harpacticoida), in: Costello, M.J. et al. (Ed.) (2001). 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, 50: pp. 252-268 (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Liu J.Y. [Ruiyu] (ed.). (2008). Checklist of marine biota of China seas. China Science Press. 1267 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]  Available for editors  PDF available 

context source (Deepsea) Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission (IOC) of UNESCO. The Ocean Biogeographic Information System (OBIS), available online at [details]   
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 

From regional or thematic species database
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorSynonymy Sometimes confused with Scaphocalanus major, as yet they are not synonymous. According to Vervoort (1965, p. 63) the described form under this designation by Brodsky, 1950 (1967) is a synonym of S. major. The geographical distribution remains uncertain. [details]