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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMegatrema Sowerby, 1823 
AphiaID: 106124

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 editorMulticrustacea (Superclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHexanauplia (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorThecostraca (Subclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCirripedia (Infraclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorThoracica (Superorder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSessilia (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalanomorpha (Suborder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalanoidea (Superfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPyrgomatidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMegatrematinae (Subfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMegatrematini (Tribe) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMegatrema (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Typetaxon Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMegatrema madreporarum (Bosc, 1812)
Typetaxon of  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBosciinae Newman & Ross, 1976
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMegatrematinae Holthuis, 1982
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMegatrematini Holthuis, 1982
Synonymised
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  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBoscia FĂ©russac, 1822 (preoccupied by Boscia Schweigger, see Holthuis 1982)
Sources  basis of record Southward, A.J. (2001). Cirripedia - non-parasitic Thoracica, 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. 280-283 (look up in IMIS[details]

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 Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMegatrema madreporarum (Bosc, 1812)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMegatrema youngi Ross & Pitombo, 2002

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMegatrema anglicum (Sowerby, 1823) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAdna anglica Sowerby, 1823
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMegatrema oulastreae Utinomi, 1962 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPyrgomina oulastreae (Utinomi, 1962)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMegatrema seguenzai (Baluk & Radwanski, 1967) † accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPyrgomina sequenzai Baluk & Radwanski, 1967 †
Environment marine
Feedingtype  suspension feeder [details]
Links 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:106124
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Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  Southward, Alan
2013-06-20 13:35:50Z  changed  Boxshall, Geoff
2016-07-26 17:33:55Z  changed  Ewers-Saucedo, Christine
  
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  Citation: Ewers-Saucedo, C.; Southward, A. (2016). Megatrema Sowerby, 1823. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/traits/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=106124 on 2017-10-22
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