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  Genus Hesperodiaptomus

Species H. arcticus

Taxon Information

The Species H. arcticus 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

  • Hesperodiaptomus arcticus, "USA (Alaska, Pacific coast states, northern Rocky Mountains), Canada (Arctic and western), Siberia. Lakes, ponds" (Reid & Williamson, 2010).
  • Diaptomus (Hesperodiaptomus) arcticus, "Lakes, ponds. Arctic coast of Canada (type locality), western Canada; Alaska; Pacific coast and northern Rocky Mountain states" (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.
  • 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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