Copepoda name details

Megacyclops viridis (Jurine, 1820)

157736  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:157736)

alternate representation
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Distribution Prince Edward Island (from the northern tip of Miscou Island, N.B. to Cape Breton Island south of Cheticamp, including the...  
Distribution Prince Edward Island (from the northern tip of Miscou Island, N.B. to Cape Breton Island south of Cheticamp, including the Northumberland Strait and Georges Bay to the Canso Strait causeway) [details]
Walter, T.C. & Boxshall, G. (2018). World of Copepods database. Megacyclops viridis (Jurine, 1820). Accessed at: http://www.marinespecies.org/copepoda/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=157736 on 2018-02-23
Date
action
by
2005-05-24 07:32:08Z
created
2010-06-30 11:19:04Z
checked
2013-04-20 11:25:22Z
changed

basis of record Brunel, P.; Bosse, L.; Lamarche, G. (1998). Catalogue of the marine invertebrates of the estuary and Gulf of St. Lawrence. Canadian Special Publication of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences, 126. 405 p. (look up in IMIS[details]  Available for editors  PDF available 

additional source Integrated Taxonomic Information System (ITIS). , available online at http://www.itis.gov [details]   

basis of record  (ofMegacyclops niceae (Mann, 1940)) Walter, Chad. The world of Copepods. , available online at http://www.marinespecies.org/copepoda [details]   

source of synonymy  (ofMonoculus quadricornis viridis Jurine, 1820) Walter, Chad. The world of Copepods. , available online at http://www.marinespecies.org/copepoda [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

From other sources
Distribution Prince Edward Island (from the northern tip of Miscou Island, N.B. to Cape Breton Island south of Cheticamp, including the Northumberland Strait and Georges Bay to the Canso Strait causeway) [details]

Habitat Normally found in calm waters, but can tolerate rough waters. Upper epipelagic region of the Gulf and estuary. [details]