Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
Animalia Arthropoda Maxillopoda Cyclopoida Cyclopidae

Scientific Name: Afrocyclops pauliani
Species Authority: Lindberg, 1951

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Extinct ver 2.3
Year Published: 1996
Date Assessed: 1996-08-01
Needs updating
Assessor(s): Reid, J.W.
Collected near Antananarivo from a small pool in 1951; not collected since in numerous collections on Madagascar (Dussart 1982).

Geographic Range [top]

Range Description:Collected near Tananarive in small pool in 1951; not collected since in numerous sample on Madagascar (Janet Reid pers comm 1995)
Countries occurrence:
Regionally extinct:
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Habitat and Ecology [top]

Classifications [top]

5. Wetlands (inland) -> 5.7. Wetlands (inland) - Permanent Freshwater Marshes/Pools (under 8ha)
suitability: Suitable  

In-Place Research, Monitoring and Planning
In-Place Land/Water Protection and Management
In-Place Species Management
In-Place Education

Bibliography [top]

Baillie, J. and Groombridge, B. (eds). 1996. 1996 IUCN Red List of Threatened Animals. pp. 378. International Union for Conservation of Nature, Gland, Switzerland and Cambridge, UK.

Dussart, B.H. 1982. Crustacés copépodes des eaux intérieures. Faune de Madagascar 58: 1-146.

Citation: Reid, J.W. 1996. Afrocyclops pauliani. In: The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 1996: e.T611A13066717. . Downloaded on 04 October 2015.
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