Maxillopoda | Platycopioida
Fosshagen, A. and T.M. Iliffe. 1988. (Ref. 7811)
Size / Weight / Age
Max length : 0.0 cm TL male/unsexed; (Ref. 7811)
Pelagic; depth range 0 - 2 m (Ref. 7811)
Climate / Range
Countries | FAO areas | Ecosystems | Occurrences | Introductions
Western Central Atlantic: Bermuda.
Depth range based on holotype (Ref. 7811); to be replaced with a better reference. Members of the subclass Copepoda are gonochoric and sexually dimorphic. During copulation, male glues spermatophores to the female's venter. Life cycle: Eggs undergo six naupliar and five larval stages before becoming an adult (Ref. 833).
IUCN Red List Status (Ref. 114614)
CITES status (Ref. 94142)
Threat to humans
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Estimation of some characteristics with mathematical models
Low vulnerability (10 of 100)