Copepoda taxon details

Tachidius Lilljeborg, 1853

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Tachidius brevicornis Lilljeborg, 1853 (type by original designation)
Subgenus Tachidius (Tachidius)
Species Tachidius abrau Krichagin, 1877
Species Tachidius arcticus Olofsson, 1917
Species Tachidius brevicornis Lilljeborg, 1853
Species Tachidius convergens Labbé, 1927
Species Tachidius elongatus (Labbé, 1926)
Species Tachidius fonticola Chambers, 1881
Species Tachidius hydrobiologicus Oliveira, 1945
Species Tachidius incisipes Klie, 1913
Species Tachidius laurenticus Nicholls, 1939
Species Tachidius longicornis Olofsson, 1917
Species Tachidius minutus Claus, 1866
Species Tachidius pygmaeus Krichagin, 1873
Species Tachidius rotus (Labbé, 1926)
Species Tachidius spitzbergensis Olofsson, 1917

Species Tachidius discipes Giesbrecht, 1881 (taxon inquirendum)

Subgenus Tachidius (Neotachidius) Shen & Tai, 1963 represented as Neotachidius Shen & Tai, 1963

Species Tachidius berberus Monard, 1935 accepted as Microarthridion berberum (Monard, 1936)
Species Tachidius crassicornis Scott T., 1892 accepted as Microarthridion littorale (Poppe, 1881) (synonym according to Lang (1948))
Species Tachidius littoralis Poppe, 1881 accepted as Microarthridion littorale (Poppe, 1881)
Species Tachidius reductus Monard, 1935 accepted as Microarthridion reductum (Monard, 1935)
Species Tachidius triangularis Shen & Tai, 1963 accepted as Neotachidius triangularis (Shen & Tai, 1963)
Species Tachidius vicinospinalis Shen & Tai, 1964 accepted as Sinotachidius vicinospinalis (Shen & Tai, 1964) (synonym)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Not documented
Walter, T.C. & Boxshall, G. (2018). World of Copepods database. Tachidius Lilljeborg, 1853. Accessed at: on 2018-08-14
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
2015-09-10 06:29:49Z

basis of record Huys, R. (2001). Copepoda - Harpacticoida. In: Costello, M.J. et al. (eds.) 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. 50:268-280. (look up in IMIS[details]  Available for editors  PDF available 

additional source Bodin, P. (1997). Catalogue of the new marine harpacticoid copepods. Studiedocumenten van het K.B.I.N. = Documents de Travail de l'I.R.Sc.N.B., 89. Koninklijk Belgisch Instituut voor Natuurwetenschappen: Brussels, Belgium. 304 pp. (look up in IMIS)
page(s): 195 [details]   

additional source Lilljeborg, W. (1853). Om de inom Skaane forekommande Crustaceer af ordingarne Cladocera, Ostracoda och Copepoda. De crustaceis ex ordinibus tribus: Cladocera, Ostracoda et Copepoda, in Scania occurrentibus.Lund, Sweden 1-222, pls. 1-26., available online at
page(s): 195 [details]   

additional source Webber, W.R.; Fenwick, G.D.; Bradford-Grieve, J.M.; Eagar S.G.; Buckeridge, J.S.; Poore, G.C.B.; Dawson, E.W.; Watling, L.; Jones, J.B.; Wells, J.B.J.; Bruce, N.L.; Ahyong, S.T.; Larsen, K.; Chapman, M.A.; Olesen, J.; Ho, J.; Green, J.D.; Shiel, R.J.; Rocha, C.E.F.; Lörz, A.; Bird, G.J.; Charleston, W.A. (2010). Phylum Arthropoda Subphylum Crustacea: shrimps, crabs, lobsters, barnacles, slaters, and kin, in: Gordon, D.P. (Ed.) (2010). New Zealand inventory of biodiversity: 2. Kingdom Animalia: Chaetognatha, Ecdysozoa, Ichnofossils. pp. 98-232. [details]   

basis of record  (ofRhyncoceras Labbé, 1926) Walter, Chad. The world of Copepods. , available online at [details]   

source of synonymy  (ofRhyncoceras Labbé, 1926) Walter, Chad. The world of Copepods. , available online at [details]   
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 

Tachidius brevicornis from Sars, G.O. 1909
 Tachidius brevicorn...
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Tachidius brevicornis from Sars, G.O. 1909
 Tachidius brevicorn...
[image from typetaxon]