Copepod Resources with related topics and organizations

This page provides links to information about the biology, ecology and systematics of copepods. It is a resource that scientists, students and teachers at all levels, and the general public, can use to find out more about this ubiquitous group of crustaceans.

You are invited to contribute to this section by submiting texts and illustrations on your own work, or any interesting material about copepods. Please contact the webmaster.

Photos of copepods


If you would like to contribute photos to the WAC webpage, please send them to the WAC WEBMASTER Julianne Kalman Passarelli.


Please label the photos (jpg or png files only) in the following format:
For adult copepods: Family_Genus.species.sex_PhotographerFirstNameLastName
For unidentified larval copepods: Family_stage_PhotographerFirstNameLastName

Example: Pennellidae_Phrixocephalus.cincinnatus.female_JuliannePassarelli
Example: Caligidae_chalimus_JuliannePassarelli

By sending us your photos, you are agreeing they can be used with proper credit. Please cite and give author credit when using any of these photos.