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  Family Laophontidae

Genus Pseudonychocamptus

    Species P. proximus -- North America.
    Species P. abbreviatus
    Species P. colomboi
    Species P. koreni
    Species P. marinovi
    Species P. spinifer

Taxon Information

The Genus Pseudonychocamptus 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

  • Pseudonychocamptus, "A small genus, with one species reported from freshwater" (Reid & Williamson, 2010).
  • Pseudonychocamptus, fresh and brackish ponds on northeast coast [North America] (Smith, 2001).
  • Pseudonychocamptus, "Marine; coastal fresh water" (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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