Oithona davisae

On Map

Species memo

© Jeffery R. Cordell (University of Washington)

Oithona davisae Ferrari F.D. & Orsi, 1984

They are small zooplankton,with a body form oval with sharply pointed rostrum, visible under a stereoscope.

Kourkoutmani, P., Loufi, K., Kalantaridou, G., Karagianni, A., & Michaloudi, E. (2023). Spatio-temporal variation of the invasive copepod Oithona davisae in the zooplankton community of Kavala harbour. Mediterranean Marine Science, 24 (1), pp. 174–181. https://doi.org/10.12681/mms.32127

Records of Oithona davisae

Sites where Oithona davisae has been recorded in the Hellenic Seas.

© Michaloudi, Ε. (AUTh). Pictures derived from Kourkoutmani et al., 2023: i) dorsal view, B) side view, C) maxillule (scale 50 μm).

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