Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
Animalia Arthropoda Maxillopoda Calanoida Diaptomidae

Scientific Name: Metadiaptomus capensis
Species Authority: (Sars, 1907)

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Vulnerable D2 ver 2.3
Year Published: 1996
Date Assessed: 1996-08-01
Needs updating
Assessor(s): Reid, J.W.

Geographic Range [top]

Range Description: Restricted to vleis and pans in coastal southwestern Cape Province, South Africa (Janet Reid, pers comm 1995)
Countries occurrence:
South Africa
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Habitat and Ecology [top]

Citation: Reid, J.W. 1996. Metadiaptomus capensis. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 1996: e.T13261A3432221. . Downloaded on 10 October 2015.
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