Acartia (Odontacartia) spinicauda   Giesbrecht,  1889 (Copepod)
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Taxonomy
Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Arthropoda
Class: Maxillopoda
Order:Calanoida
Family:Acartiidae

Description

Synonym (s)
Acartia spinicauda A. Scott, 1909
Acartia spinicauda Sewell, 1912
Acartia spinicauda Sewell, 1914
Acartia spinicauda Giesbrecht, 1889
(alternate representation)

Common Name (s)
Economic Importance and Threats

Ecology
Habitat:  Coastal

Biogeography


• Goa, Mandovi and Zuari Estuary INDIA
• Arabian Sea
• Andaman and Nicobar Islands, Nicobar, Nankauri Harbour INDIA (Record: 1910-1925)
• Andaman and Nicobar Islands, Nicobars, Expedition Harbour INDIA (Record: 1910-1925)
• Maharashtra, Versova INDIA
• Goa, Zuari Estuary INDIA
• Goa, Off Aguada INDIA (Depth: 10 mts)
• Gujarat, Saurashtra Coast (Lat: 20.84) (Long: 68.83) INDIA
• Gujarat, Saurashtra Coast (Lat: 22.50) (Long: 70.33) INDIA
• Arabian Sea (Lat: 16) (Long: 62) INDIA (Record: 12/09/1991-23/09/1991) (Depth: 200-500 mts)
• Arabian Sea (Lat: 23) (Long: 73) INDIA (Record: 12/09/1991-23/09/1991) (Depth: 200-500 mts)
• Maharashtra, Mumbai Harbour (Lat: 18.70) (Long: 72.85) INDIA (Record: 09/1984-11/1985) (Depth: 2.5-14 mts)
• Maharashtra, Dharamtar Creek (Lat: 18.86) (Long: 73.02) INDIA (Record: 09/1984-11/1985) (Depth: 2.5-14 mts)

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 - http://www.marinespecies.org
  • Achuthankutty, CT; Ramaiah, N and Padmavati, G (1998) Zooplankton variability and copepod assemblage in the coastal and estuarine waters of Goa along the central-west coast of India IOC Workshop Rep.. 142 Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission 1-11 Available at - http://drs.nio.org/drs/handle/2264/1870
  • Gajbhiye, SN; Stephen, R; Nair, VR and Desai, BN (1991) Copepods of the nearshore waters of Bombay Indian Journal of Marine Sciences National Institute of Science Communication And Information Resources, CSIR, K S Krishnan Marg, Pusa Campus, New Delhi 110 012, India 20 187 - 194 Available at - http://drs.nio.org/drs/handle/2264/3206
  • Padmavati, G; Goswami, SC and Vidya, PS (1997) Diurnal variation in zooplankton in the Zuari Estuary, west coast of India Journal of the Marine Biological Association of India Marine Biological Association of India 39 166-170 Available at - http://drs.nio.org/drs/handle/2264/1976
  • Goswami, SC and Padmavati, G (1996) Zooplankton production, composition and diversity in the coastal waters of Goa Indian Journal of Marine Sciences NISCAIR, CSIR 25 91-97 Available at - http://drs.nio.org/drs/handle/2264/2133
  • Patel, MI (1975) Pelagic copepods from the inshore waters off Saurashtra Coast. Journal of the Marine Biological Association of India Marine Biological Association of India, Cochin 17(3) 658-663 Available at - NIO, Goa
  • Tiwari, LR and Nair, VR (2002) Plankton biodiversity of Dharamtar creek adjoining Mumbai harbour Proceedings of the National Seminar on Creeks, Estuaries and Mangroves - Pollution and Conservation Vidya Prasarak Mandal's B.N. Bandodkar College of Science; Thane, India 96-102p Available at - http://drs.nio.org/drs/handle/2264/1356

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