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The last update of the Database is of the 05/06/2024. (  List of the updates )

You have below various ways to make your search for species

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Searching by Order or Family or Genus in a list below (automatic redirection to a page where you will refine your search) :

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Map of the 10 subzones of the Zone Mediterranean Sea, Black Sea

Map of the 4 subzones of the Zone China Seas, Vietnam issued from W. Zhang (pers. comm., dec. 2007)

Map of the 5 subzones of the Zone Indian Ocean

Map of the 3 subzones of the Zone Sub-Antarctic and of the 3 subzones of the Zone Antarctic

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Razouls C., Desreumaux N., Kouwenberg J. and de Bovée F., 2005-2024. - Biodiversity of Marine Planktonic Copepods (morphology, geographical distribution and biological data). Sorbonne University, CNRS. Available at [Accessed July 23, 2024]

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