Cyclopicina longifurcata (Scott T., 1901)



Taxonomy & Nomenclature



Conservation Status




North Atlantic


Biology & Ecology










Original scientific description:

Scott, T. (1901). Notes on gatherings of Crustacea, collected for the most part by the fishery steamer Garland and the steam trawler St. Andrew of Aberdeen, and examined during the year 1900. - 19th Annual Report of the Fishery Board for Scotland, part 3: 235-280, pls. 22-25.


Other references:

Boxshall, G. (2001). Copepoda (excl. Harpacticoida), in: Costello, M.J. et al. (Ed.) (2001). European register of marine species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification. Collection Patrimoines Naturels, 50: pp. 252-268.

Huys, R. and Boxshall, G. A. (1990). The rediscovery of Cyclopicina longifurcata (Scott) (Copepoda: Cyclopoida: Cyclopinidae) in deep water in the North Atlantic, with a key to genera of the subfamily Cyclopininae. Sarsia North Atlantic Marine Science 75(1): 17-32.

Walter, T. C. and Boxshall, G. (2021). World of Copepods Database. Cyclopicina longifurcata (Scott T., 1901). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: on 2021-10-31


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