Copepoda taxon details

Hyalopontius typicus Sars G.O., 1909

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Hyalopontius gigas (Hulsemann, 1965) (synonym according to Boxshall, 1979)
Megapontius gigas Hulsemann, 1965 (synonym according to Boxshall, 1979)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Walter, T.C. & Boxshall, G. (2018). World of Copepods database. Hyalopontius typicus Sars G.O., 1909. Accessed at: on 2018-04-24
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original description  (ofMegapontius gigas Hulsemann, 1965) Hulsemann, K. (1965). A new genus and species of siphonostome cyclopoid copepod from deep North Atlantic waters. Crustaceana (Leiden). 9(1): 45-50, figs. 1-16. (15-vii-1965). [details]  Available for editors  PDF available 

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]   

basis of record  (ofHyalopontius gigas (Hulsemann, 1965)) Walter, Chad. The world of Copepods. , available online at [details]   

source of synonymy  (ofMegapontius gigas Hulsemann, 1965) Walter, Chad. The world of Copepods. , available online at [details]   

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