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Lead: Dean Pasko
DATE/TOPIC/VENUE CHANGE Monday 15 May 2017 9:00–4:00
Parastichopus problems Pycnogonida at NHMLAC
Lead: Bonnie Bain
Dr. Bain is putting together a guide to pycnogonids of the Pacific Coast of the USA. She has a complete taxon list, a key, and photographs of specimens from this region. The meeting will include an opportunity to beta test the key.
Lead: Veronica Rodriguez
No meeting scheduled
Lead: Don Cadien
Lead: Leslie Harris
Lead: Leslie Harris & Dean Pentcheff
July 16 – 21 2017
13th International Conference on Copepoda at the Cabrillo Marine Aquarium, Los Angeles, California
Every three years since 1981 the World Association of Copepodologists (WAC) holds an international
conference called the International Conference on Copepoda or the ICOC.
These have become the most important global gatherings for all researchers and students of copepods.
Each conference gives participants the chance to meet fellow researchers, talk with students and experts,
borrow material and plan collaborations.
Each meeting is unique, teeming with the individuality and culture of the host nation.
The next ICOC will be in 2017 in Los Angeles, CA, USA at the Cabrillo Marine Aquarium and DoubleTree Hotel in San Pedro. We are expecting 250 attendees from all over the world.
More information is available at the conference website
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