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Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Subphylum: Crustacea
Class: Maxillopoda
Subclass: Copepoda
Order: Calanoida
Family: Diaptomidae
Genus: Thermodiaptomus
Kiefer, 1932

Thermodiaptomus is a genus of copepods in the family Diaptomidae, containing the following species:[1]

T. galeboides is restricted to Lake Victoria, and is listed as a vulnerable species on the IUCN Red List.[2]


  1. ^ T. Chad Walter (2010). T. C. Walter; G. Boxshall, eds. "Thermodiaptomus Kiefer, 1932". World Copepoda database. World Register of Marine Species. Retrieved October 3, 2010. 
  2. ^ J. W. Reid (1996). "Thermodiaptomus galeboides". IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2009.2. International Union for Conservation of Nature. Retrieved October 5, 2010.