Onychocamptus bengalensis   (Sewell,  1934) (Copepod)
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Taxonomy
Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Arthropoda
Class: Maxillopoda
Order:Harpacticoida
Family:Laophontidae

Description

Synonym (s)
Laophonte bengalensis Sewell, 1934

Common Name (s)
Economic Importance and Threats

Ecology
Habitat:  Benthic, Estuarine

Biogeography


• Maharashtra, Saphala Salt Marsh (Lat: 19.66) (Long: 72.61) INDIA (Record: 08/1984-10/1984)
• Tamil Nadu, Muttukadu (Lat: 12.78) (Long: 80.25) INDIA (Record: 02/2004-06/2006)
• West Bengal, South 24 Parganas INDIA

Literature Source(s)
  • Ingole, BS; Anzari, ZA and Parulekar, AH (1990) Benthic harpacticoid copepod community of Saphala salt marsh along the west coast of India Indian Journal of Marine Sciences 19 217-220 Available at - http://hdl.handle.net/2264/2449
  • Society for the Management of European Biodiversity Data (2009) World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS) Available at - http://www.marinespecies.org
  • Chitra, J and Ramanibai, R (2008) Studies on Copepod fauna and its abundance in Muttukadu backwater, Tamil Nadu, India Journal of Environment and Sociobiology Social Environmental and Biological Association, Kolkata, India 5(2) 243-250 Available at - NIO, Goa
  • Roy, MK (2010) Diversity and Distribution of Crustacea Fauna in wetlands of West Bengal Journal of Environment and Sociobiology Social Environmental and Biological Association, Kolkata, India 7(2) 147-187 Available at - NIO,Goa

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