Hesperodiaptomus augustaensis 


Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
Animalia Arthropoda Maxillopoda Calanoida Diaptomidae

Scientific Name: Hesperodiaptomus augustaensis
Species Authority: (Turner, 1910)

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: Originally collected from a temporary pond in a march near Augusta, Georgia in 1910, later reported from a bayou off Bolin's Creek near Chapel Hill, North Carolina. there is a recent unpublished record from a bay in the Savannah River Nuclear Power Plant reserve. aiken County, South Carolina (specimens in U.S.National Museum of Nautral History). this is apparently a rare species of temporary pools.(Janet Reid, pers comm 1995)
Countries occurrence:
United States (Georgia, North Carolina, South Carolina)
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Habitat and Ecology [top]

Citation: Reid, J.W. 1996. Hesperodiaptomus augustaensis. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 1996: e.T9973A13029176. . Downloaded on 30 November 2015.
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