Phylum

Class

Zooplankton species

Arthropoda

Barnchiopoda

Daphnia sp

 

Calanoid

Calanus sp

 

 

Acartia sp

 

Copepod

Tigriopus sp

 

Crustacea

Crab zoea, Nauplii

 

 

Mysis, Shrimp larvae

 

Malacostraca

Mysid shrimp

 

Maxillopoda

Cyclops sp

 

Maxillopoda

Barnacles larvae

 

Maxillopoda

Eurytemora sp

 

Monogononta

Euphausids

 

Ostracoda

Ostracoda sp

Coelenterata

Schypozoa

Coelenterate medusae

Protozoan

Ciliates

Euplotes sp

 

 

Schypidia sp

 

 

Unidentified ciliate

 

 

Vorticella collserola

 

 

Vorticella sp

Rotifera

Heterotrichea

Unidentified rotifer

Mollusc

Gastropoda

Mollusc larvae

Echinodermata

Astroidea

Echinus Juvenile stage

Table 3: Available composition of zooplankton at sampling sites.