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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeuconidae Sars, 1878 
AphiaID: 110382

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 editorMalacostraca (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEumalacostraca (Subclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPeracarida (Superorder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCumacea (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeuconidae (Family)
Status accepted
Rank Family
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCumacea
Sources  basis of record Watling, L. (2001). Cumacea, 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. 308-310 (look up in IMIS[details]

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 Genus Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAlloeoleucon
Genus Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAmericuma Watling, 1991
Genus Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAustroleucon Watling, 1991
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBytholeucon Watling, 1991
Genus Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCoricuma Watling & Breedy, 1989
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEpileucon
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEudorella Norman, 1867
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEudorellopsis Sars, 1882
Genus Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHemileucon Calman, 1907
Genus Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHeteroleucon Calman, 1907
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeucon Krøyer, 1846
Genus Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNippoleucon Watling, 1991
Genus Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorOmmatoleucon Watling, 1991
Genus Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorParaleucon Calman, 1907
Genus Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPhalloleucon Mühlenhardt-Siegel, 2008
Genus Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPseudoleucon Zimmer, 1903
Environment marine
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
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Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMorphology 
  • No free telson.

  • Uropod inner ramus of two articles, rarely uniarticulate.

  • Male pleopods, 2 pairs, rarely 1 or 0, without external process on inner ramus.

  • Number free thoracic somites never reduced.

  • Exopods on maxillipeds and the following combinations of pereopods: in the male, 1-4, rarely 1-2; in the female, 1-3, rarely 1-2.

  • Mandible truncate, lacking section dorsal to molar.

  • Branchial apparatus without gill plates or supports.
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LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:110382
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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  Watling, Les
  
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  Citation: Watling, L. (2014). Leuconidae Sars, 1878. In: Watling, L.; Gerken, S. (2014) World Cumacea database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=110382 on 2014-11-28
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