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  Order Calanoida

Family Temoridae

    Genus Epischura -- Wisconsin!
    Genus Eurytemora -- Wisconsin!
    Genus Heterocope -- North America.
    Genus Ganchosia
    Genus Halitemora
    Genus Lahmeyeria
    Genus Lamellipodia
    Genus Scopiphora
    Genus Temora
    Genus Temorella
    Genus Temoropia

Taxon Information

The Family Temoridae has been reported (or is assumed) to occur in fresh waters. This taxon has been reported from Wisconsin.

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

Literature Records

  • Temoridae, [North America] (Reid & Williamson, 2010).
  • Temoridae, [Palearctic, Nearctic; 30 species in 4 genera worldwide, 18 Nearctic species in 3 genera] (Boxshall & Defaye, 2008).
  • Temoridae, [North America] (Smith, 2001).
  • Temoridae, [North America] (Wilson & Yeatman, 1959).


  • 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.
  • Boxshall, G.A. & D. Defaye. 2008. Global diversity of copepods (Crustacea: Copepoda) in freshwater. Hydrobiologia 595: 195-207. [Available online]
  • 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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