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  Subfamily Cyclopinae

Genus Bryocyclops

    Species B. muscicola -- North America.
    Species B. absalomi
    Species B. africanus
    Species B. ankaratranus
    Species B. anninae
    Species B. apertus
    Species B. bogoriensis
    Species B. campaneri
    Species B. caroli
    Species B. chappuisi
    Species B. constrictus
    Species B. correctus
    Species B. difficilis
    Species B. elachistus
    Species B. fidjiensis
    Species B. jankowskajae
    Species B. maewaensis
    Species B. mandrakanus
    Species B. parvulus
    Species B. phyllopus
    Species B. soqotraensis
    Species B. travancoricus

Taxon Information

The Genus Bryocyclops 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

  • Bryocyclops, "A pantropical genus of tiny species that live in damp moss, soil, or phytotelmata. Only one species in North America" (Reid & Williamson, 2010).


  • 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.

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