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  Family Tachidiidae

Genus Tachidius

    Species T. discipes -- North America.
    Species T. spitzbergensis -- North America.
    Species T. abrau
    Species T. arcticus
    Species T. brevicornis
    Species T. convergens
    Species T. elongatus
    Species T. fonticola
    Species T. hydrobiologicus
    Species T. incisipes
    Species T. laurenticus
    Species T. longicornis
    Species T. minutus
    Species T. pygmaeus
    Species T. rotus

Taxon Information

The Genus Tachidius has been reported (or is assumed) to occur in fresh waters. This taxon has been reported from North America.

(These statements were generated automatically from the WInvertebrates database.)

Literature Records

  • Tachidius, "A primarily marine coastal genus" (Reid & Williamson, 2010).
  • Tachidius, several freshwater and brackish coastal species [North America] (Smith, 2001).
  • Tachidius, "Coastal brackish, fresh waters" (Wilson & Yeatman, 1959).

Bibliography

  • Reid, J.W. & C.E. Williamson. 2010. Copepoda. [in] J.H. Thorp & A.P. Covich (eds.). Ecology and Classification of North American Freshwater Invertebrates, 3rd edition: 829-899.
  • Smith, D.G. 2001. Copepoda. Pennak's Freshwater Invertebrates of the United States, 4th edition: 489-517.
  • Wilson, M.S. & H.C. Yeatman. 1959. Free-Living Copepoda. [in] W.T. Edmondson (ed.). Ward & Whipple Fresh-Water Biology, 2nd edition: 735-861.

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