Oncaea bathyalis Shmeleva, 1968

Rank: Species
Taxon Status: unaccepted
Name Status: species inquirenda


original description

Shmeleva, A.A.. 1968. Novy vidy planktonnykh Copepoda, Cyclopoida iz Adriaticheskogo morya. New species of planktonic Copepoda, Cyclopoida from the Adriatic Sea. Zoologicheskii Zhurnal 47(12):1784-1793, figs. 1-6. (9-xii-1968, Russian with English summary).

basis of record

Boxshall, G. (2001). Copepoda (excl. 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. 252-268

status source

Böttger-Schnack, R.. 2005. Taxonomy of Oncaeidae (Copepoda, Cyclopoida) from the Red Sea. VII. Oncaea cristata, a new species related to the ovalis-complex, and a revision of O. ovalis Shmeleva and O. bathyalis Shmeleva from the Mediterranean. Cahiers de Biologie Marine 46(2):161-210.





External Links



Böttger-Schnack, R.; Walter, T. Chad; Boxshall, G. (2014). Oncaea bathyalis Shmeleva, 1968. 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:128927




marine, not brackish, not fresh, not terrestrial


EU Birds Directive:
Annex II/B 2009This species may be hunted under national legislation, as long as it does not jeopardise conservation efforts in their distribution area, and only in the Member States in respect of which they are indicated in the Directive, according to Annex II/B of the EU Bird Directive 2009/147/EC.

listed This species is a plant pest species according to the HYpermedia en Protection des Plantes: Zoology (HYPPZ)
Red List status LC 2009This species is least concern and is widespread and abundant according to the red list of the International Union for Conservation of Nature and Natural Resources.

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2010-02-26 by Ruth Böttger-Schnack

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