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  Family Canthocamptidae

Genus Stenocaris

    Species S. minor -- North America.
    Species S. abyssalis
    Species S. arenicola
    Species S. baltica
    Species S. gracilis
    Species S. intermedia
    Species S. kliei
    Species S. pristina
    Species S. profundus
    Species S. pygmaea
    Species S. valkanovi

Taxon Information

The Genus Stenocaris 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

  • Stenocaris, brackish and fresh waters of northeastern coast [North America] (Smith, 2001).
  • Stenocaris, "Marine; coastal fresh water" (Wilson & Yeatman, 1959).


  • 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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