Copepoda name details

Corycaeus obtusus Dana, 1849

357928  (

taxon inquirendum
Corycaeus huxleyi Lubbock, 1860 (listed as probable synonym by Giesbrecht, 1893)
Corycaeus orientalis Dana, 1849 (listed as probable synonym by Giesbrecht, 1893)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Not documented
Walter, T.C. & Boxshall, G. (2018). World of Copepods database. Corycaeus obtusus Dana, 1849. Accessed at: on 2020-01-26
2008-07-15 14:41:49Z
2015-09-13 12:28:45Z

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

basis of record Walter, Chad. The world of Copepods. , available online at [details]   
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
From regional or thematic species database
Validity Maintenance of this species is debatable. See: Brady, 1883 (p.116: Japon, off Rio de la Plata E); Giesbrecht, 1892 (p.771: Naples, Malte); T. Scott, 1894 b (p.112: G. de Guinée); Dahl, 1894 c (p.22: off Amazone); Giesbrecht, 1895 c (p.261: off Californie); Cleve, 1900 (Afr. S); 1901 (p.6: Mer Arabe, off Nicobar Is.); A. Scott, 1902 (p.421: Mer Rouge, Indiien NW); Thompson & Scott, 1903 (p.240: Mer Rouge, Indien); Carl, 1907 (p.18: Baie d'Amboine); A. Scott, 1909 (p.250: Indonésie); Carazzi & Grandori, 1912 (p.13, 38: Venise); Pesta, 1912 a (p.59: G. Persique); 1913 (p.34: Mer Arabe); T. Scott, 1913 (p.577: Atlant. tropical N et S); Thompson & Scott, 1903 (p.286: Canal de Suez, Mer Rouge, Ceylan); Wolfenden, 1903 (p.360: Atlant. tropical N); 1905 (1906) (p.1026: Laquedives-Maldives); Steuer, 1910 a (p.31: Trieste, Brindisi); Farran, 1911 a (p.291: I. Christmas); Wolfenden, 1911 (p.360: off I. Trinidade, I. St. Paul E); Brian, 1914 a (p.138: G. de Gênes); Rose, 1925 a (p.2, 4: Monaco); 1926 j (p.6: Viet-Nam); 1926 b (p.101); 1926 d (p.162);1927 (p.18: Alger); Wilson, 1932 a (p.356: off Nantucket S); Fish, 1962 (p.27: I. Barbade); Saraswathy, 1966 (1967) (p.102: Inde W); Salah, 1971 (p.320: Alexandrie); Kovalev & Shmeleva, 1982 (p.86: Medit. W, bassin Levantin); Alvarez-Cadena, 1985 (p.10: Baie de Mazatlan), Brinton & al.,1986 (p.246: Californie); Suarez-Morales & Gasca, 1998 a (p.112: G. de Californie)
Cf. Corycaeus catus, Corycaeus ovalis ou/etpacificus [details]