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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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In total, 61 holoplankton taxa belonging to 7 categories: Protozoa, Cnidaria, Rotifera, Crustacea (Copepoda, Cladocera, Ostracoda, Amphipoda and Mysidacea), Chaetognatha, Mollusca, Larvacea, and 8 different types of meroplankton were also recorded (Table IV).
La especie mostro habitos troficos especialistas (Ba = 0.12) zooplanctofago, puesto que los microcrustaceos fueron los mas importante en la dieta (12.37% IAi), principalmente Copepoda (Notodiaptomus sp.: 37.7% IAi; Thermocyclops sp.: 13.2% IAi) y Cladocera (Ceriodaphnia sp.: 32.97% IAi), seguido de Insectos (3.37% IAi) especialmente aloctonos.
The 13th International Conference on Copepoda was held from 16-21 July 2017, at Cabrillo Marine Aquarium (CMA) in Los Angeles, California, U.S.A.
To swim or not to swim: potential transmission of Balaenophilus Manatorum (Copepoda: Harpacticoida) in marine turtles.
New host records for Lernaea cyprinacea (Copepoda), a parasite of freshwater fishes, with a checklist of the Lernaeidae in Japan (1915-2007).
Studies on Decapoda and Copepoda in Memory of Michael T'rkay
In silico characterization of the peptidome of the sea louse Caligus rogercresseyi (Crustacea, Copepoda).
The material examined was deposited in the Copepoda collection of the Instituto de Ciencias del Mar y Limnologia, Mazatlan Marine Station (ICML-EMUCOP) and in the Centro de Colecciones Biologicas de la Universidad del Magdalena-Colombia (CBUMAG).
Calisma sonucunda Rotifera'dan 25, Cladocera'dan 7, Copepoda'dan 1 tur teshis edilmistir.
Aspectos biologicos y conductuales del estadio infectante de Caligus rogercresseyi Boxshall & Bravo 2000 (Copepoda: Caligidae), en peces nativos y de cultivo de Chile.