Higher Classification: > Kingdom Animalia > Phylum Arthropoda > Subphylum Crustacea > Class Maxillopoda > Subclass Copepoda > Infraclass Neocopepoda > Superorder Podoplea > Order Harpacticoida > Family Miraciidae > Subfamily Diosaccinae

Paramphiascella Lang, 1944

Rank: Genus
Taxon Status: accepted


Paramphiascella bodini Marcotte, 1974
Paramphiascella brucei (Scott T. & A., 1901)
Paramphiascella bulbifer Guille & Soyer, 1966
Paramphiascella coulli Marcotte, 1974
Paramphiascella delamarei Guille & Soyer, 1966
Paramphiascella faurei Bodin, 1968
Paramphiascella fulvofasciata Rosenfield & Coull, 1974
Paramphiascella hispida (Brady, 1880)
Paramphiascella hyperborea (Scott T., 1903)
Paramphiascella intermedia (Scott T., 1897)
Paramphiascella invaginata (Monard, 1926)
Paramphiascella langi (Monard, 1936)
Paramphiascella mediterranea Lang, 1948
Paramphiascella roberti (Monard, 1935)
Paramphiascella robinsoni (Scott A., 1902)
Paramphiascella sirbonica Por, 1973
Paramphiascella vararensis (Scott T., 1903)


original description

Lang, K. 1944. Monographie der Harpacticiden (Vorlaufige Mitteilung). Almqvist & Wiksells Boktryckeri Ab, Uppsala 39pp. (19-ii-1944)

basis of record

Huys, R. (2001). Copepoda - Harpacticoida, in: Costello, M.J. et al. (Ed.) (2001). European register of marine species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification. Collection Patrimoines Naturels, 50: pp. 268-280

additional source

Muller, Y. (2004). Faune et flore du littoral du Nord, du Pas-de-Calais et de la Belgique: inventaire. [Coastal fauna and flora of the Nord, Pas-de-Calais and Belgium: inventory]. Commission RĂ©gionale de Biologie RĂ©gion Nord Pas-de-Calais: France. 307 pp.

additional source

Walter, Chad. The world of Copepods.

additional source

Bodin, P. (1997). Catalogue of the new marine harpacticoid copepods. 1997 edition. Studiedocumenten van het K.B.I.N. = Documents de Travail de l'I.R.Sc.N.B., 89. Koninklijk Belgisch Instituut voor Natuurwetenschappen: Brussels, Belgium. 304 pp.

source of synonymy

Willen, E.. 2002. Notes on the systematic position of the Stenheliinae (Copepoda, Harpacticoida) within the Thalestridimorpha and description of two new species from Motupore Island, Papua New Guinea. Cahiers de Biologie Marine 43(1): 27-42.




3x5 C.B. Wilson Taxonomic Card - Paramphiascella

External Links



Boxshall, G.; Walter, T. Chad (2014). Paramphiascella Lang, 1944. In: Walter, T.C. & Boxshall, G. (2014). World of Copepods database. In: Costello, M.J.; Bouchet, P.; Boxshall, G.; Arvantidis, C.; Appeltans, W. (2014) European Register of Marine Species, accessed through PESI at http://www.eu-nomen.eu/portal/taxon.php?GUID=urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:115314




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marine, not brackish, not fresh, not terrestrial


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