Caption: Close up of Cyclops, a micro-crustacean belonging to the copepod group. It is named after the one-eyed giant in Greek mythology due to its single obvious eyespot. They can reach 2-3 mm in length and possess long drooping antennae. They are an important food source for fish, birds and larger crustaceans.

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Keywords: animal, aquatic, arthropod, copepod, crustacean, cyclops, cyclops micro-crustacean, eyespot, freshwater, invertebrate, invertebratre, metazoa, micro, organism, plankton, pond

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Cyclops micro-crustacean

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