, Volume 324, Issue 3, pp 253–256

Monstrilloida (Copepoda) off the Brazilian coast


  • Cristina de Oliveira Dias
    • Departamento de Zoologia, Instituto de Biologia, U.F.R.J., CCS - Bloco ACidade Universitária

DOI: 10.1007/BF00016397

Cite this article as:
de Oliveira Dias, C. Hydrobiologia (1996) 324: 253. doi:10.1007/BF00016397


Seven monstrilloid species of the genera Thaumaleus and Monstrilla (Copepoda) are reported from the Brazilian coast. Occurrence, distribution and ecological information is given for: T. longispinosum, T. rigidum, T. quadridens, M. recticulata, M. grandis, M. dubia and M. rugosa.

Key words

Monstrilloida Thaumaleus Monstrilla Copepoda South Atlantic Brazilian Coast

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