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

Parathalestris Brady & Robertson D., 1873

Rank: Genus
Taxon Status: accepted


Parathalestris affinis Scott T., 1912
Parathalestris cambriensis Wells, 1964
Parathalestris clausii (Norman, 1869)
Parathalestris coatsi Scott T., 1912
Parathalestris cronii (Krøyer in Gaimard, 1842-1845?)
Parathalestris dovi Marcus, 1966
Parathalestris harpactoides (Claus, 1863)
Parathalestris hibernica (Brady & Robertson D., 1873)
Parathalestris incerta Lang, 1936
Parathalestris intermedia Gurney, 1930
Parathalestris irelandica Roe, 1958
Parathalestris jacksoni (Scott T., 1899)


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

Brady, G.S. and Robertson, D. (1873). Contributions to the study of the Entomostraca. No. viii. On marine Copepoda taken in the west of Ireland. Annals and Magazine of Natural History (4)12:126-142, pls. 8-9. (viii-1873)

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.




3x5 C.B. Wilson Taxonomic Card - Parathalestris
3x5 J.S. Ho Taxonomic Card - Parathalestris

External Links



Walter, T. Chad; Boxshall, G. (2014). Parathalestris Brady & Robertson D., 1873. 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:115465




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marine, not brackish, not fresh, not terrestrial


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