Data about Copepoda

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Ecology

 
habitat
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aquatic habitat
Environments - EOL project  
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cave
Environments - EOL project  
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estuarine biome
Environments - EOL project  
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fresh water
Environments - EOL project  
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ground water
Environments - EOL project  
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hydrothermal vent
Environments - EOL project  
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marine biome
Environments - EOL project  
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ocean
Environments - EOL project  
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sand
Environments - EOL project  
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sea
Environments - EOL project  
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sediment
Environments - EOL project  
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woodland
Environments - EOL project  

Evolution and Systematics

 
first appearance (older bound)
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15.97 million years ago
The Paleobiology Database  
 
first appearance (younger bound)
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13.6 million years ago
The Paleobiology Database  
 
last appearance (older bound)
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15.97 million years ago
The Paleobiology Database  
 
last appearance (younger bound)
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13.6 million years ago
The Paleobiology Database  

Conservation

 
extinction status
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extant
The Paleobiology Database  

Notes

 
percent species currently described min
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17
Appeltans et al, 2012  
 
percent species currently described max
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25
Appeltans et al, 2012  
 
percent synonyms
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17
Appeltans et al, 2012  
 
described (accepted)
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10,000
Appeltans et al, 2012  
 
total unknown species (expert opinion) min
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30,125
Appeltans et al, 2012  
 
total unknown species (expert opinion) max
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50,125
Appeltans et al, 2012  
 
undescribed species present in museum collections min
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1,500
Appeltans et al, 2012  
 
undescribed species present in museum collections max
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2,000
Appeltans et al, 2012  
 
undiscovered morphospecies (not yet collected) min
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28,500
Appeltans et al, 2012  
 
undiscovered morphospecies (not yet collected) max
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48,000
Appeltans et al, 2012  
 
undiscovered species (molecular cryptic)
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125
Appeltans et al, 2012  
 
percent surveyed species not yet known to science
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0.95
Appeltans et al, 2012  

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