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  Family Canthocamptidae

Genus Maraenobiotus

    Species M. insignipes -- midwestern North America.
    Species M. brucei -- North America.
    Species M. canadensis -- North America.
    Species M. husmanni -- North America.
    Species M. subterraneus -- North America.
    Species M. affinis
    Species M. aischghoi
    Species M. alpinus
    Species M. australis
    Species M. bulbiseta
    Species M. carpathicus
    Species M. curacautensis
    Species M. cuspidatus
    Species M. danmarki
    Species M. fontinalis
    Species M. fontinaloides
    Species M. kenyensis
    Species M. kinabulensis
    Species M. mongolicus
    Species M. naticochensis
    Species M. parainsignipes
    Species M. vejdovskyi
    Species M. veris
    Species M. zschokkei

Taxon Information

The Genus Maraenobiotus 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

  • Maraenobiotus, "Circumboreal" (Reid & Williamson, 2010).
  • Maraenobiotus, in vegetation at margins of lotic and lentic waters; uncommon but widely distributed [North America] (Smith, 2001).
  • Maraenobiotus, "Fresh water (rarely in brackish or saline)" (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.
  • 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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