The Freshwater Calanoida (Crustacea ; Copedpoda) of Korea

한국 염수산 칼라누스 목 (갑각류;요각류)의 분류학적 연구

  • 장천영 (서울대학교 자연과학대학 동물학과) ;
  • 김훈수 (서울대학교 자연과학대학 동물학과)
  • Published : 1986.06.01


A taxonomic study was carried out on the freshwater copepods of Order Calanoida from Korean during the period from May, 1983 to November, 1984. Materials consist of both specimens deposited at the Department of Biology, Kangreung National University and the specimens collected from various freshwater regions (excluding the subterranean waters) such as rivers, lakes, ponds, bogs, ricefields, etc. during this period. As a result of examining the specimens collected at the 26 localities in South Korea, 8 species of 3 families were identified, of which 4 species are newly known from Korea ; Sinocalanus sinensis (Poppe, 1889) ; Tropodiaptomus oryzanus Kiefer , 1937 ; Sinodiaptomus sarsi (Rylov, 1923) ; Neodiaptomus schemackeri(Poppe et Richard, 1892).