Canthocamptus

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Canthocamptus
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Canthocamptus sp. illustration
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Subphylum: Crustacea
Class: Maxillopoda
Subclass: Copepoda
Order: Harpacticoida
Family: Canthocamptidae
Genus: Canthocamptus
Westwood, 1836

Canthocamptus is a genus of copepods (small crustaceans) that live in water from the Arctic Ocean to the Atlantic Ocean. There are over 200 different species of Canthocamptus.[1] A number of Australian endemic species are listed as vulnerable species on the IUCN Red List (marked "VU" in the list below), and one Brazilian species is conservation dependent (marked "NT").

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  1. ^ WoRMS (2009). T. C. Walter & G. Boxshall, ed. "Canthocamptus Westwood, 1836". World Copepoda database. World Register of Marine Species. Retrieved April 14, 2010. 
  2. ^ J. W. Reid (1996). "Canthocamptus campaneri". IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2.3 (2.3). International Union for Conservation of Nature. Retrieved August 9, 2007. 
  3. ^ J. W. Reid (1996). "Canthocamptus dedeckkeri". IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2.3 (2.3). International Union for Conservation of Nature. Retrieved October 27, 2010. 
  4. ^ J. W. Reid (1996). "Canthocamptus echinopyge". IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2.3 (2.3). International Union for Conservation of Nature. Retrieved October 27, 2010. 
  5. ^ J. W. Reid (1996). "Canthocamptus longipes". IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2.3 (2.3). International Union for Conservation of Nature. Retrieved October 27, 2010. 
  6. ^ J. W. Reid (1996). "Canthocamptus mammillifurca". IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2.3 (2.3). International Union for Conservation of Nature. Retrieved October 27, 2010. 
  7. ^ J. W. Reid (1996). "Canthocamptus sublaevis". IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2.3 (2.3). International Union for Conservation of Nature. Retrieved October 27, 2010. 
  8. ^ J. W. Reid (1996). "Canthocamptus tasmaniae". IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2.3 (2.3). International Union for Conservation of Nature. Retrieved October 27, 2010.