Record Details

Scientific Name:
Copepoda

Taxonomy and Nomenclature

Kingdom:
Animalia
Rank:
Class
Synonym(s):
Lerneascidae
Common Name(s):
copépodes [French]
copepods [English]

Taxonomic Status

Current Standing:
valid

Data Quality Indicators

Record Credibility Rating:
TWG standards met
Global Species Completeness:
partial
Currency Rating:
2004

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References

Expert(s):
Other Sources:
pre-press: American Fisheries Society Special Publication 31; McLaughlin et al. 2005. Common and Scientific Names of Aquatic Invertebrates from the United States and Canada: Crustaceans. American Fisheries Society Special Publication 31
website: <a href="http://www.cbif.gc.ca/itisca/">ITIS*<sup>ca</sup></a>;
database: NODC Taxonomic Code;
References:
Suárez-Morales, E., and J. W. Reid 1998-06-01. The Southwestern Naturalist, vol. 43, no. 2. . . 256-265. . .
Bowman, Thomas E., and Lawrence G. Abele / Lawrence G. Abele, ed. / Dorothy E. Bliss, ed.-in-chief 1982-01-01. The Biology of Crustacea, vol. 1: Systematics, the Fossil Record, and Biogeography. Academic Press. New York, New York, USA. 1-27. 0-12-106401-8. Bliss is Editor-in-Chief of "The Biology of Crustacea" series; Abele is editor of volume 1 of that series (Systematics, the Fossil Record, and Biogeography); Bowman & Abele authored Chapter 1 therein.
Martin, Joel W., and George E. Davis 2001-12-14. Natural History Museum of Los Angeles, Science Series 39. . . 124. . .

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