Higher Classification: > Kingdom Animalia > Phylum Arthropoda > Subphylum Crustacea > Class Ostracoda > Subclass Myodocopa > Order Halocyprida > Suborder Cladocopina > Superfamily Polycopoidea > Family Polycopidae > Subfamily Polycopinae

Polycope Sars, 1866

Rank: Genus
Taxon Status: accepted


Polycope arenicola Hartmann, 1954
Polycope areolata Sars, 1923
Polycope clathrata Sars, 1923
Polycope demulderi Sissingh, 1972
Polycope dimorpha Hartmann, 1954
Polycope dispar G.W. Müller, 1894
Polycope fragilis G.W. Müller, 1894
Polycope frequens G.W. Müller, 1894
Polycope longipes Hartmann, 1954
Polycope maculata G.W. Müller, 1894
Polycope orbicularis Sars, 1866
Polycope parareticulata Bonaduce, Ciampo & Masoli, 1976
Polycope punctata Sars, 1869
Polycope pustulata Sars, 1890
Polycope reticulata G.W. Müller, 1894
Polycope rostrata G.W. Müller, 1894
Polycope sublaevis Sars, 1923
Polycope teneriffa Hartmann, 1959
Polycope tholiformis Bonaduce, Ciampo & Masoli, 1976
Polycope truncatula Bonaduce, Ciampo & Masoli, 1976
Polycope tuberosa G.W. Müller, 1894
Polycope vasfiensis Sissingh, 1972


basis of record

Horne, D.J.; Bruce, A.; Whittaker, J.E. (2001). Ostracoda, 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. 244-251

additional source

Nomenclator Zoologicus

additional source

Webber, W.R.; Fenwick, G.D.; Bradford-Grieve, J.M.; Eagar S.G.; Buckeridge, J.S.; Poore, G.C.B.; Dawson, E.W.; Watling, L.; Jones, J.B.; Wells, J.B.J.; Bruce, N.L.; Ahyong, S.T.; Larsen, K.; Chapman, M.A.; Olesen, J.; Ho, J.; Green, J.D.; Shiel, R.J.; Rocha, C.E.F.; Lörz, A.; Bird, G.J.; Charleston, W.A. (2010). Phylum Arthropoda Subphylum Crustacea: shrimps, crabs, lobsters, barnacles, slaters, and kin, in: Gordon, D.P. (Ed.) (2010). New Zealand inventory of biodiversity: 2. Kingdom Animalia: Chaetognatha, Ecdysozoa, Ichnofossils. pp. 98-232.



External Links



Brandao, S. (2014). Polycope Sars, 1866. In: Brandão, S. N.; Angel, M. V.; Karanovic, I. (2014) World Ostracoda 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:127561




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marine, not brackish, not fresh, not terrestrial


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