Copepoda taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParalaophonte macera (Sars G.O., 1908)

116295  (

marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Walter, T. Chad; Huys, R. (2008). Paralaophonte macera (Sars G.O., 1908). In: Walter, T.C. & Boxshall, G. (2017). World of Copepods database. Accessed at on 2018-01-20

2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
2008-08-06 13:32:15Z

basis of record Huys, R. (2001). Copepoda - 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. 268-280 (look up in IMIS[details]   

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): 259 [details]   

additional source Sars, G.O. (1908). Copepoda Harpacticoida. Parts XXIII & XXIV. Laophontidae (continued). An Account of the Crustacea of Norway, with short descriptions and figures of all the species. Bergen Museum, Bergen 5:257-276, pls. 177-192. (look up in IMIS)
page(s): 259 [details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorLaophonte macera Sars G.O., 1908) Walter, Chad. The world of Copepods. , available online at [details]   
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 


Feeding Type
adult: parasitic: ectoparasitic on Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPhakellia cribrosa (Miklucho-Maclay, 1870) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSemisuberites cribrosa (Miklucho-Maclay, 1870) [details]
Laophonte macera from Sars, G.O. 1908
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editor Laophonte macera fr...
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