Taxonomy
Kingdom
Animalia
Phylum
Arthropoda
Subphylum
Crustacea
Class
Maxillopoda
Subclass
Copepoda
Order
Calanoida
Family
Aetideidae
Genus
Aetideus
Species
mexicanus
Distribution, Habitat, and Biology
Min Depth
0 meters
Max Depth
500 meters
Overall Geographic Range
Tropical Pacific, Atlantic
Habitat-Biology
  • planktonic
  • oceanic surface and epipelagic
  • deep sea