Calanus tenuicornis   Dana,  1849 (Copepod)
Organism information awaits expert curation
Class: Maxillopoda

Female (from Canarias Is.): 1, habitus (dorsal); 2, urosome (ventral). Male: 3, habitus (dorsal); 4


Synonym (s)
Calanus tenuicornis A. Scott, 1909
Calanus tenuicornis T. Scott, 1912
Calanus tenuicornis Sewell, 1914
Calanus tenuicornis Farran, 1920
Calanus tenuicornis Fruchtl, 1920
Neocalanus tenuicornis G. O. Sars, 1925
Calanus tenuicornis Farran, 1926
Calanus tenuicornis Farran, 1926
Calanus tenuicornis Farran, 1929

Common Name (s)
Economic Importance and Threats



• INDIA (Record: 1910-1925)
• Arabian Sea INDIA

Literature Source(s)
  • Sewell, RBS (1999) The copepoda of Indian seas Biotech Books, Delhi, India 407 pp Available at - NIO, Goa
  • Society for the Management of European Biodiversity Data (2009) World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS) Available at -
  • Razouls, C; Bovee, F; Kouwenberg, J and Desreumaux, N Diversity and geographic distribution of marine planktonic copepods Available at -
  • Padmavati, G; Haridas, P; Nair, KKC; Gopalakrishnan, TC; Shiney, P and Madhupratap, M (1998) Vertical distribution of mesozooplankton in the central and eastern Arabian Sea during the winter monsoons Journal of Plankton Research Cambridge University Press 20 343-354 Available at -

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