Copepoda taxon details

Bryocamptus (Rheocamptus) pygmaeus pygmaeus (Sars, G.O., 1863)

marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Sars, G.O. (1863). Oversigt af de indenlandske Ferskvandcopepoder. Forhandlinger i Videnskabs-Selskabet i Christiania Aar. 1863: 212-262.
page(s): 230. [details]  OpenAccess publication 
Distribution Additional distribution notes: In Northamerica: New York. In Asia: Turkey including Lake Van. In Russia: Caucasus.  
Distribution Additional distribution notes: In Northamerica: New York. In Asia: Turkey including Lake Van. In Russia: Caucasus. [details]

Distribution almost throughout Europe. Apparently absent from the tundra in the far north of Europe. Northamerica. In Russia: apparently...  
Distribution almost throughout Europe. Apparently absent from the tundra in the far north of Europe. Northamerica. In Russia: apparently absent from Siberia. [details]
Walter, T.C.; Boxshall, G. (2019). World of Copepods database. Bryocamptus (Rheocamptus) pygmaeus pygmaeus (Sars, G.O., 1863). Accessed at: http://www.marinespecies.org/copepoda/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=861572 on 2020-01-25
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original description Sars, G.O. (1863). Oversigt af de indenlandske Ferskvandcopepoder. Forhandlinger i Videnskabs-Selskabet i Christiania Aar. 1863: 212-262.
page(s): 230. [details]  OpenAccess publication 

basis of record Defaye, D. & B.H. Dussart,. (2011). World Directory of Crustacea Copepoda III - Harpacticoida IV - Gelyelloida. <em>Backhuys Publishers, Margraf Publishers GmbH.</em> 450, pp.
page(s): 160 [details]   

additional source Borutzky, E.V. (1964). Freshwater Harpacticoida. Fauna of USSR, Crustacea. <em>Zoological Institute of the Academy of Sciences of the U.R.S.S.</em> Translated from russian by the Israel Programm of Scientific Translations, Jerusalem. 3(4):1-396, figs. 1-116.
page(s): 183 [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

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Distribution Additional distribution notes: In Northamerica: New York. In Asia: Turkey including Lake Van. In Russia: Caucasus. [details]

Distribution almost throughout Europe. Apparently absent from the tundra in the far north of Europe. Northamerica. In Russia: apparently absent from Siberia. [details]

Ecology Very abundant in spring fens of the Czech and Slovakian mountains [details]

Habitat meanly on mosses, leave litter and leave axils, live also in insterstitial environments (sometimes in city pipes), lakes and ponds. [details]

Habitat caves [details]

Morphology morphological variability on lenght of swimming legs and morphology of caudal rami, depending on environment (mosses or free water body). [details]
 

Attheyella pygmaea from Sars, G.O. 1907
 Attheyella pygmaea ...
[image from synonym]