Copepoda taxon details

Megacyclops Kiefer, 1927

157735  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:157735)

accepted
Genus
Megacyclops viridis viridis (Jurine, 1820) (type by original designation)
Species Megacyclops brachypus Kiefer, 1955
Species Megacyclops formosanus (Harada, 1931)
Species Megacyclops latipes (Lowndes, 1927)
Species Megacyclops magnus (Marsh, 1920)
Species Megacyclops minutus Claus, 1863

Species Megacyclops bicuspidatus (Claus, 1857) accepted as Diacyclops bicuspidatus (Claus, 1857) represented as Diacyclops bicuspidatus bicuspidatus (Claus, 1857)
Species Megacyclops bisetosus (Rehberg, 1880) accepted as Diacyclops bisetosus (Rehberg, 1880)
Species Megacyclops clandestinus (Kiefer, 1926) accepted as Diacyclops clandestinus (Yeatman, 1964)
Species Megacyclops kieferi (Chappuis, 1925) accepted as Acanthocyclops kieferi (Chappuis, 1925)
Species Megacyclops languidoides (Lilljeborg, 1901) accepted as Diacyclops languidoides languidoides (Lilljeborg, 1901)
Species Megacyclops languidus (Sars G.O., 1863) accepted as Diacyclops languidus languidus (Sars G.O., 1863)
Species Megacyclops niceae (Mann, 1940) accepted as Megacyclops viridis (Jurine, 1820) represented as Megacyclops viridis viridis (Jurine, 1820)
Species Megacyclops robustus (Sars G.O., 1863) accepted as Acanthocyclops robustus (Sars G.O., 1863) represented as Acanthocyclops robustus robustus (Sars G.O., 1863)

Species Megacyclops donnaldsoni (Chappuis, 1929) represented as Megacyclops donnaldsoni donnaldsoni (Chappuis, 1929)
Species Megacyclops dussarti Pesce & Maggi, 1977 represented as Megacyclops dussarti dussarti Pesce & Maggi, 1977
Species Megacyclops gigas (Claus, 1857) represented as Megacyclops gigas gigas (Claus, 1857)
Species Megacyclops viridis (Jurine, 1820) represented as Megacyclops viridis viridis (Jurine, 1820)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Not documented
Walter, T.C.; Boxshall, G. (2021). World of Copepods database. Megacyclops Kiefer, 1927. Accessed at: http://marinespecies.org/copepoda/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=157735 on 2022-10-03
Date
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2005-05-24 07:32:08Z
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2010-07-28 20:41:46Z
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2015-07-13 11:03:02Z
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basis of record Integrated Taxonomic Information System (ITIS). , available online at http://www.itis.gov [details]   

additional source Soesbergen, M. (2021). The genus Megacyclops (Crustacea: Copepoda) in the Netherlands: Distribution and ecology. <em>International Journal of Fauna and Biological Studies.</em> 8(1, Part 1A):28-33. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available 
 
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