Copepoda


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Noun1.Copepoda - minute planktonic or parasitic crustaceans
class Crustacea, Crustacea - class of mandibulate arthropods including: lobsters; crabs; shrimps; woodlice; barnacles; decapods; water fleas
copepod, copepod crustacean - minute marine or freshwater crustaceans usually having six pairs of limbs on the thorax; some abundant in plankton and others parasitic on fish
genus Cyclops - copepod water fleas
Branchiura, order Branchiura - copepods with suctorial mouthparts; parasitic on fishes
class - (biology) a taxonomic group containing one or more orders
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1); un tipo de protozoario perteneciente a la Familia Oodinidae, genero Piscinoodinium y un artropodo de la Clase Maxillopoda, Sub-clase Copepoda (Fig.
Studies on the lernaeosis (Lernaea Copepoda parasitica) of freshwater fishes of China.
The works by Zamudio-Valdez and Reid (1990) and Zamudio-Valdez (1991) in Cuatro Cienegas, Coahuila, which is part ofthe Chihuahuan Desert, were the first surveys of Copepoda in this system.
En estos dos grupos de peces, Copepoda estuvo presente practicamente en todos las epocas, pero en ningun caso constituyo un item primario.
All Copepoda (except Harpacticoida) and Cladocera were treated as planktic animals.
quadrangula + + Macrotrix goeldi + Ilyocryptus spinifer + + Copepoda Eucylops neumani ++ +++ +++ Metacyclops mendocinus ++ Rotifera Brachionus quadridentatus + ++ + + + Keratella tropica + Lecane bulla + + Lecane curvicornis + Lecane hastata + Platyas quadricornis + + Epiphanes macrourus + rotifero bdelloideo sp 1 + + rotifero bdelloideo sp 2 + Taxa Sitio 2 May Jun Jul Ago Set Oct Cladocera Moina micrura Daphnia spinulata Moina minuta Diaphanasoma sp.
3 Cirripedia Austromegabalanus psittacus (Molina, 1788) 1,2 1,6 Verruca laevigata (Sowerby, 1827) 5,9 6,5 Balanus laevis Bruguiere, 1789 4,5 3,8 Maxillopoda Copepoda Harpacticoidea indet.
The major groups of zooplankton in freshwater ecosystems are Rotifera Cladocera and Copepoda.