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  Family Nannopodidae

Genus Nannopus

    Species N. palustris -- North America.
    Species N. abyssi
    Species N. brasiliensis
    Species N. didelphis
    Species N. hirsutus
    Species N. perplexus
    Species N. procerus
    Species N. scaldicola
    Species N. unisegmentatus

Taxon Information

The Genus Nannopus 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

  • Nannopus, "Only one species in freshwater" (Reid & Williamson, 2010).
  • Nannopus, "Coastal and inland brackish and fresh waters" (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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