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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMegacalanus Wolfenden, 1904 
AphiaID: 104187

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArthropoda (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCrustacea (Subphylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMaxillopoda (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCopepoda (Subclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNeocopepoda (Infraclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGymnoplea (Superorder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCalanoida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMegacalanidae (Family)
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMegacalanidae Sewell, 1947
Synonymised
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  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMacrocalanus Sars G.O., 1905 (synonym)
Sources  basis of record Boxshall, G. (2001). Copepoda (excl. Harpacticoida), 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. 252-268 (look up in IMIS[details]

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 Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMegacalanus gracilis (Dana, 1849)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMegacalanus princeps Wolfenden, 1904
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMegacalanus robustior (Giesbrecht, 1888)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMegacalanus sarsi Farran, 1939
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMegacalanus typicus (Scott A., 1909)

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMegacalanus bradyi Wolfenden, 1905 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBathycalanus bradyi (Wolfenden, 1905) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBathycalanus richardi Sars G.O., 1905
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMegacalanus longicornis (Sars G.O., 1905) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMegacalanus princeps Wolfenden, 1904
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Links Checked: verified by a taxonomic editor3x5 C.B. Wilson Taxonomic Card - Megacalanus Document hosted within WoRMS 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo AnimalsAndEarth (David Shale) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:104187
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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  Boxshall, Geoff
  
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  Citation: Boxshall, G. (2014). Megacalanus Wolfenden, 1904. In: Walter, T.C. & Boxshall, G. (2014). World of Copepods database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=104187 on 2014-09-19
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