Definition of copepod
: any of a large subclass (Copepoda) of usually minute freshwater and marine crustaceans
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In addition to fish eggs, whale sharks eat copepods, krill, crab larvae and small squid and fish. ************** Todd Masson can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org or 504.232.3054.
By swimming faster, the copepods swim past more fish larvae and other potential predators.
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