Higher Classification: > Kingdom Animalia > Phylum Arthropoda > Subphylum Crustacea > Class Maxillopoda > Subclass Copepoda > Infraclass Neocopepoda > Superorder Podoplea > Order Harpacticoida > Family Harpacticidae > Genus Tigriopus

Tigriopus fulvus (Fischer, 1860)

Rank: Species
Taxon Status: accepted

Original genus

Harpacticus Milne Edwards H., 1840

Relationships towards this taxon

Genus group names

TigriopusNorman, 1869accepted genus name

Species group names

Harpacticus fulvus Fischer, 1860 objective synonym


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

Hayward, P.J.; Ryland, J.S. (Ed.) (1990). The marine fauna of the British Isles and North-West Europe: 1. Introduction and protozoans to arthropods. Clarendon Press: Oxford, UK. ISBN 0-19-857356-1. 627 pp.

additional source

Fisher, S. 1860. Beiträge zür Kenntniss der Entomostracen. Abh. Bayer. Akad. D. Wissensch. Math.-Physik. Classe. Abt. 3 Bd. 8.



External Links

Link To GBIF
Link To GBIF


Huys, R. (2011). Tigriopus fulvus (Fischer, 1860). In: Walter, T.C., Boxshall, G. (Eds) (2011). World Copepoda database. In: Costello, M.J.; Bouchet, P.; Boxshall, G.; Arvantidis, C.; Appeltans, W. (2012) European Register of Marine Species, accessed through PESI at http://www.eu-nomen.eu/portal/taxon.php?GUID=urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:116184

Drs. Danielle Defaye. Tigriopus fulvus (Fischer, 1860). Accessed through: Fauna Europaea at http://www.faunaeur.org/full_results.php?id=238250




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marine, not brackish, not fresh, not terrestrial


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2004-12-21 by Dr Geoffrey Boxshall & by Rony Huys & by Drs. Danielle Defaye

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