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  Genus Thermocyclops

Species T. inversus

Taxon Information

The Species T. inversus 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

  • Thermocyclops inversus, "USA (Louisiana), Mexico (Aguascalientes, Michoacán, Morelos, Quintana Roo, San Luis Potosí, State of México, Tabasco, Yucatán), Cuba, Central America, South America to central Brazil. Lakes and reservoirs, marshes" (Reid & Williamson, 2010).
  • Mesocyclops inversus, "Mexico, and probably states bordering on Mexico" (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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