WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParacentrophyes Higgins, 1983

101087 (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:101087)
accepted
Genus
marine
Higgins, R.P. (1983): The Atlantic barrier reef ecosystem at Carrie Bow Cay, Belize, II: Kinorhyncha. Smithsonian Contributions to the Marine Sciences 18:1-131.  [details]   
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology para = Greek for near or next to, kentron =...  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology para = Greek for near or next to, kentron = Greek for spine; refer to close phylogenetic relationship to Neocentrophyes [details]
Neuhaus, B. (2013). Paracentrophyes Higgins, 1983. In: Neuhaus, B. (2017). World list of Kinorhyncha. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=101087 on 2017-11-23

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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
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original description Higgins, R.P. (1983): The Atlantic barrier reef ecosystem at Carrie Bow Cay, Belize, II: Kinorhyncha. Smithsonian Contributions to the Marine Sciences 18:1-131.  [details]   

basis of record Neuhaus, B.; van der Land, J. (2001). Cephalorhyncha (=Loricifera, Priapulida, Kinorhyncha, Nematomorpha), in: Costello, M.J. et al. (Ed.) (2001). European register of marine species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification. Collection Patrimoines Naturels, 50: pp. 159-160 (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Howson, C. M.; Picton, B. E. (1997). The species directory of the marine fauna and flora of the British Isles and surrounding seas. Ulster Museum Publication, 276. The Ulster Museum: Belfast, UK. ISBN 0-948150-06-8. vi, 508 (+ cd-rom) pp. (look up in IMIS[details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology para = Greek for near or next to, kentron = Greek for spine; refer to close phylogenetic relationship to Neocentrophyes [details]