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  Genus Cyclops

Species C. strenuus

Taxon Information

The Species C. strenuus has been reported (or is assumed) to occur in fresh waters. This taxon has been reported from midwestern states of North America.

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

Literature Records

  • Cyclops strenuus, "Widely reported from Alaska and Canada, also Lake Superior. A Palaearctic species that may not occur in North America, where records may refer to C. canadensis. Lakes" (Reid & Williamson, 2010).
  • Cyclops (Cyclops) strenuus, "Rather rare, but collected in Alaska. Most records of this species in [North America] are of C. scutifer" (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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