Copepoda name details

Corycaeus furcifer Claus, 1863

237977  (

marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Distribution cosmopolitan except Arctic and North Atlantic  
Distribution cosmopolitan except Arctic and North Atlantic [details]

Taxonomy subgenus: Urocorycaeus  
Taxonomy subgenus: Urocorycaeus [details]
Walter, T.C. & Boxshall, G. (2018). World of Copepods database. Corycaeus furcifer Claus, 1863. Accessed at: on 2018-03-20
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basis of record Mazzocchi, Maria Grazia (2006). Crustacea Maxipolloda Copepodi planctonici marini: Calanoida, Cyclopoida, Harpacticoida, Mormonilloida, Poecilostomatoida, Siphonostomatoida, in: Revisione della Checklist della fauna marina italiana., available online at [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]   

additional source Suárez-Morales, E., J. W. Fleeger, and P. A. Montagna. (2009). Free-Living Copepoda (Crustacea) of the Gulf of Mexico, Pp. 841–869 in Felder, D.L. and D.K. Camp (eds.), Gulf of Mexico–Origins, Waters, and Biota. Biodiversity. Texas A&M Press, College Statio [details]   

additional source Liu J.Y. [Ruiyu] (ed.). (2008). Checklist of marine biota of China seas. China Science Press. 1267 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]  Available for editors  PDF available 

source of synonymy Vives, F. & A.A. Shmeleva (2010). Fauna Iberica. Vol. 33. Crustacea. Marine copepods II. Excluding Calanoida. Fauna Iberica. Vol. 33. Crustacea, Copepodos Marinos II. Non Calanoida. Museo Nacional de Ciencias Naturales, Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Cientificas, Madrid. 486 pp. (Spanish)
page(s): 242 [details]   

source of synonymy Boxshall, G.A. & S.H. Halsey. (2004). An introduction to copepod diversity. Ray Society, London 166:1-966. (2 volume set)
page(s): 493, 492 [details]   

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

From regional or thematic species database
Distribution cosmopolitan except Arctic and North Atlantic [details]

Taxonomy subgenus: Urocorycaeus [details]