An Electronic Update to the
CHECKLIST DELLE SPECIE DELLA FAUNA ITALIANA - COPEPODA
Calderini ed. Italy - 1995 and to the
CHECKLIST OF THE SPECIES OF THE ITALIAN FAUNA
by F. Stoch (http://www.faunaitalia.it/checklist/)




CODES TO SPECIES IN THE LIST

N = northern Italy (Friuli, Venezia Giulia, Veneto, Trentino-Alto Adige, Lombardia, Val d'Aosta, Piemonte, Liguria, Emilia-Romagna; S = peninsular Italy, i.e. the remaining part of continental Italy, Apulia excluded; Si = Sicily and small circumsicilian islands; Sa = Sardinia and circumsardean islands; Ap = Apulian Province; 3 = Tirrenian Sea; 4 = Adriatic Sea, 5 = Ionian Sea. Distribution codes for marine taxa refer to the FAO fishery zones.

Letters "E" marks the species endemic to Italy; letter "M" the species which are variously threatened or endangered according to the IUCN 1999 Red List. Letter "P" indicate parasitic taxa. Genera and species listed alphabetically.

Orders Siphonostomatopida and Monstrilloida under construction. Platycopioida and Gellyelloida are not represented in Italy.




CALANOIDA
CYCLOPOIDA
HARPACTICOIDA
MORMONILLOIDA
MISOPHRIOIDA




INTRODUCTION TO COPEPODS

THE WORLD OF COPEPODA [Smithsonian Institution]

WILSON COPEPODS LIBRARY [Smithsonian Institution]

WORLD GROUNDWATER CYCLOPOID COPEPODS

WORLD GROUNDWATER HARPACTICOID COPEPODS

LINKS TO OTHER WEB SITES ON COPEPODS

PESCE'S DATABASE [University of L'Aquila, Italy]

RELEVANT LITERATURE

AWARDS





This web site provides links to information about the biology, ecology and systematics of copepods. It is a resource that scientists, students and teachers at all levels, and the general public, can use to find out more about this ubiquitous group of crustaceans.



  



UPDATED FEBRUARY 02. 2013

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