Hemiboeckella powellensis

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Hemiboeckella powellensis
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Subphylum: Crustacea
Class: Maxillopoda
Subclass: Copepoda
Order: Calanoida
Family: Centropagidae
Genus: Hemiboeckella
Species: H. powellensis
Binomial name
Hemiboeckella powellensis
Bayly, 1979 [1]

Hemiboeckella powellensis is a species of copepod endemic to Lake Powell, Western Australia (near Elleker, between Albany and Denmark).[2] It is listed as a vulnerable species on the IUCN Red List.[2] It was first described by I. A. E. Bayly in 1979.[3] No females have been found.[4]


  1. ^ T. Chad Walter (2010). T. C. Walter & G. Boxshall, ed. "Hemiboeckella powellensis Bayly, 1979". World of Copepods database. World Register of Marine Species. Retrieved June 28, 2012. 
  2. ^ a b J. W. Reid (1996). "Hemiboeckella powellensis". IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2012.1. International Union for Conservation of Nature. Retrieved June 28, 2012. 
  3. ^ I. A. E. Bayly (1979). "Further contributions to a knowledge of the centropagid genera Boeckella, Hemiboeckella and Calamoecia (athalassic calanoid copepods)". Australian Journal of Marine and Freshwater Research 30 (1): 103–127. doi:10.1071/MF9790103. 
  4. ^ Edward J. Maly, Stuart A. Halse and Mary P. Maly (1997). "Distribution and incidence patterns of Boeckella, Calamoecia, and Hemiboeckella (Copepoda: Calanoida) in Western Australia". Marine and Freshwater Research 48 (7): 615–621. doi:10.1071/MF97015.