Turkish Journal of Zoology
Redescription of Diacyclops alticola Kiefer, 1935 (Copepoda, Cyclopoida) from the Pamirs (Tajikistan)
Diacyclops alticola, a poorly known cyclopoid, is redescribed on specimens from a shallow pool near Lake Rang-Kul in the Pamirs (Tajikistan) at an altitude of 3700 m. Synonymy of D. alticola Kiefer, 1935 and D. longifurcus Shen et Sung, 1963 is proposed. A key to the species of the genus Diacyclops Kiefer, 1927 in Central Asia is presented.
Cyclopoida, Diacyclops alticola, redescription, the Pamirs, Central Asia
MIRABDULLAYEV, ISKANDAR and RUSTAMOVA, NAZIRA (2007) "Redescription of Diacyclops alticola Kiefer, 1935 (Copepoda, Cyclopoida) from the Pamirs (Tajikistan)," Turkish Journal of Zoology: Vol. 31: No. 4, Article 18. Available at: https://journals.tubitak.gov.tr/zoology/vol31/iss4/18