Acartia pacifica   Steur,  1915 (Copepod)
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Taxonomy
Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Arthropoda
Class: Maxillopoda
Order:Calanoida
Family:Acartiidae

Description

Synonym (s)
Acartia pacifica var. mertoni Steuer, 1917

Common Name (s)
Economic Importance and Threats

Ecology

Biogeography


• Kerala, Kochi Backwaters (Lat: 9.97) (Long: 76.22) INDIA
• Maharashtra, Malad Creek (Lat: 20) (Long: 72) INDIA
• Maharashtra, Mumbai Harbour (Lat: 13.18) (Long: 80.38) INDIA
• Maharashtra, Bassein Creek INDIA (Record: 1997)
• Maharashtra, Thane Creek INDIA (Record: 1997)
• Maharashtra, Off Mumbai INDIA (Record: 1998)
• Goa, Mandovi and Zuari Estuary INDIA
• Bay of Bengal INDIA

Literature Source(s)
  • Madhupratap, M and P, Haridas (1975) Composition and variations in the abundance of zooplankton of backwaters from Cochin to Alleppey Indian Journal of Marine Sciences The Council of Scientific and Industrial Research, New Delhi in association with The Indian National Science Academy, New Delhi 4(1) 77-85 Available at - NIO, RC, Kochi
  • Greenwood, JG (1978) Calanoid Copepods of Moreton Bay (Queensland) III. Families Temoridae to Tortanidae, excluding Pontellidae Proc. R. Soc. 89 Available at - NIO, RC Kochi
  • Gajbhiye, SN; Nair, VR and Desai, BN (1984) Diurnal variation of zooplankton in Malad Creek, Bombay Indian Journal of Marine Sciences 13 75-79 Available at - NIO, RC Kochi
  • Ramaiah, N and Viyayalakshmi, RN (1997) Distribution and abundance of copepods in the pollution gradient zones of Bombay Harbour Thana creek Basein creek, west coast of India Indian Journal of Marine Sciences 26 20-25 Available at - NIO, RC Kochi
  • Jyothibabu, R and Madhu, NV (2007) The Mandovi and Zuari estuaries-zooplankton 83-90 Available at - NIO, RC Kochi
  • Ramaiah, N and Nair, VR (1997) Distribution and abundance of copepods in the pollution gradient zones of Bombay Harbour-Thana creek-Bassein creek, west coast of India Indian Journal of Marine Sciences 26 20-25 Available at - http://drs.nio.org/drs/bitstream/2264/1992/2/I_J_Mar_Sci_26_20.pdf
  • Society for the Management of European Biodiversity Data (2009) World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS) Available at - http://www.marinespecies.org
  • Nair, VR and Ramaiah, N (1998) Zooplankton characteristics of the coastal ecosystem off Bombay, India Proceedings of the 2nd International Conference In: Pelagic Biogeography ICoPB II 272-278 Available at - NIO, Goa
  • Jitlang, I; Pattarajinda, S; Mishra, R and Wongrat, L (2007) Composition, Abundance and Distribution of Zooplankton in the Bay of Bengal The Ecosystem-Based Fishery Management in the Bay of Bengal 65-92 Available at - http://map.seafdec.org/downloads/BIMSTEC/010-Zooplankton-Issaporn.pdf

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