Copepoda taxon details

Macrochiron Brady, 1872

128674  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:128674)

accepted
Genus
Macrochiron fucicolum Brady, 1872 (type by original designation)
Macrocheiron Brady, 1872 (lapsus calami)
Species Macrochiron angulare Humes, 1977
Species Macrochiron anomalum Kim I.H., 2000
Species Macrochiron avirostrum Morris, 1973
Species Macrochiron cheliferum (Thompson I.C. & Scott A., 1903)
Species Macrochiron echinicolum Humes & Stock, 1973
Species Macrochiron fucicolum Brady, 1872
Species Macrochiron hudsoni Morris, 1973
Species Macrochiron lobatum Humes & de Maria, 1969
Species Macrochiron lytocarpi Humes, 1966
Species Macrochiron mutatum Stock, 1957
Species Macrochiron rostratum Humes, 1966
Species Macrochiron sargassi Sars G.O., 1916
Species Macrochiron valgum Humes, 1966
Species Macrochiron vervoorti Humes & de Maria, 1969

Species Macrochiron longipes Sewell, 1949 (taxon inquirendum, Humes & Stock (1973): insufficiently described)

Species Macrochiron brevipes Shen & Lee, 1966 accepted as Critomolgus brevipes (Shen & Lee, 1966) (synonym)
Species Macrochiron buddhensis (Thompson & Scott A., 1903) accepted as Critomolgus buddhensis (Thompson I.C. & Scott A., 1903) (synonym)
Species Macrochiron elegans (Thompson & Scott A., 1903) accepted as Lichomolgus elegans I. C. Thompson & A. Scott, 1903 (synonym)
Species Macrochiron gracilipes (Scott A., 1909) accepted as Doridicola gracilipes (Scott A., 1909) (synonym)
Species Macrochiron hirsutipes (Scott T., 1893) accepted as Doridicola hirsutipes (Scott T., 1893) (synonym)
Species Macrochiron malayense Sewell, 1949 accepted as Pseudomacrochiron malayense (Sewell, 1949) (synonym)
Species Macrochiron maximum (Sewell, 1949) accepted as Paramacrochiron maximum (Thompson I.C. & Scott A., 1903) (synonym)
Species Macrochiron ornatum Krishnaswamy, 1952 accepted as Pseudomacrochiron ornatum (Krishnaswamy, 1952)
Species Macrochiron parvum (Scott A., 1909) accepted as Pseudomacrochiron parvum (Scott A., 1909) (synonym)
Species Macrochiron rigida Ummerkutty, 1962 accepted as Critomolgus rigidus (Ummerkutty, 1962) (synonym)
Species Macrochiron spinipes Sewell, 1949 accepted as Anisomolgus spinipes (Sewell, 1949) (synonym)
Species Macrochiron trochi (Canu, 1899) accepted as Epimolgus trochi (Canu, 1899) (synonym)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Brady, G.S. (1872). Contributions to the study of the Entomostraca. No. VII. A list of the non-parasitic marine Copepoda of the north-east coast of England. Annals and Magazine of Natural History (4)10:1-17, pls. 2-6. (Also in: Natural History Transactions of Northumberland and Durham 4:423-445 + pls. 17-21.), available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/25172267#page/15/mode/1up [details]  OpenAccess publication 
Walter, T.C. & Boxshall, G. (2018). World of Copepods database. Macrochiron Brady, 1872. Accessed at: http://www.marinespecies.org/copepoda/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=128674 on 2018-10-19
Date
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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
created
2006-09-22 06:50:38Z
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Martinez, Olga
2010-07-28 20:41:46Z
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2015-07-13 11:03:02Z
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original description Brady, G.S. (1872). Contributions to the study of the Entomostraca. No. VII. A list of the non-parasitic marine Copepoda of the north-east coast of England. Annals and Magazine of Natural History (4)10:1-17, pls. 2-6. (Also in: Natural History Transactions of Northumberland and Durham 4:423-445 + pls. 17-21.), available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/25172267#page/15/mode/1up [details]  OpenAccess publication 

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

additional source Nomenclator Zoologicus Online. , available online at http://uio.mbl.edu/NomenclatorZoologicus/ [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 



Macrochiron fucicolum from Sars, G.O. 1917
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