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

Eurycletodes (Oligocletodes) Lang, 1944

Rank: Subgenus
Taxon Status: accepted

Relationships towards this taxon

Genus group names

EurycletodesSars G.O., 1909accepted genus name


Eurycletodes (Oligocletodes) abyssi Lang, 1936
Eurycletodes (Oligocletodes) aculeatus Sars G.O., 1920
Eurycletodes (Oligocletodes) arcticus Lang, 1936
Eurycletodes (Oligocletodes) echinatus Lang, 1936
Eurycletodes (Oligocletodes) ephippiger Por, 1964
Eurycletodes (Oligocletodes) irelandica Roe, 1959
Eurycletodes (Oligocletodes) latus (Scott T., 1892)
Eurycletodes (Oligocletodes) major Sars G.O., 1909
Eurycletodes (Oligocletodes) minutus Sars G.O., 1920
Eurycletodes (Oligocletodes) oblongus Sars G.O., 1920
Eurycletodes (Oligocletodes) parasimilis Por, 1959
Eurycletodes (Oligocletodes) petiti Soyer, 1964
Eurycletodes (Oligocletodes) profundus Becker, 1979
Eurycletodes (Oligocletodes) quadrispinosa Schriever, 1986
Eurycletodes (Oligocletodes) similis (Scott T., 1895)


original description

Lang, K. 1948. Monographie der Harpacticiden. Vols. 1,2. Hakan Ohlsson's Boktryckeri, Lund; reprinted Nordiska Bokhandeln, Stockholm 1:1-896, figs. 1-361; 2:897-1682, figs. 362-607, maps 1-378.

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

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.



External Links



Boxshall, G.; Walter, T. Chad (2014). Eurycletodes (Oligocletodes) 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:115490




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marine, not brackish, not fresh, not terrestrial


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