Rhincalanus rostrifrons   (Dana,  1849) (Copepod)
Organism information awaits expert curation
Class: Maxillopoda


Synonym (s)
Calanus rostrifrons Dana, 1849

Common Name (s)
Economic Importance and Threats



• Arabian Sea INDIA
• Bay of Bengal INDIA
• Kerala, Off Kochi (Lat: 10) (Long: 68.05) INDIA (Record: 14/11/1983-17/11/1983)
• Kerala, Off Kochi (Lat: 11.5) (Long: 73.11) INDIA (Record: 14/11/1983-17/11/1983)

Literature Source(s)
  • Madhupratap, M; Gopalakrishnanb, TC; Haridasb, P and Nair, KKC (2001) Mesozooplankton biomass, composition and distribution in the Arabian Sea during the Fall Intermonsoon: implications of oxygen gradients Deep Sea Research Part II: Topical Studies in Oceanography Elsevier B.V. 48(6-7) 1345-1368 Available at - http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S0967-0645(00)00142-9
  • Society for the Management of European Biodiversity Data (2009) World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS) Available at - http://www.marinespecies.org
  • Fernandes, V (2008) The effect of semi-permanent eddies on the distribution of mesozooplankton in the central Bay of Bengal Journal of Marine Research Sears Foundation for Marine Research 66 465–488 Available at - NIO,Goa
  • 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 - http://drs.nio.org/drs/handle/2264/1869
  • Madhupratap, M and Haridas, P (1990) Zooplankton, especially calanoid copepods, in the upper 1000m of the south-east Arabian Sea Journal of Plankton Research Oxford University Press 12 305-321 Available at - http://drs.nio.org/drs/handle/2264/2432

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