Diaptomidae

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Diaptomidae
Diaptomus EPA.jpg
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Subphylum: Crustacea
Class: Maxillopoda
Subclass: Copepoda
Order: Calanoida
Family: Diaptomidae
Baird, 1850 [1]
Genera

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Diaptomidae is a family of freshwater pelagic copepods.[1] It includes around 50 genera:[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b J. M. Bradford-Grieve (October 2, 2002). "Diaptomidae Baird, 1850". Calanoidea: Families. Australian Museum. 
  2. ^ T. Chad Walter (2010). T. Chad Walter & Geoff Boxshall, ed. "Diaptomidae". World Copepoda database. World Register of Marine Species. Retrieved November 4, 2010.