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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMegadasys Schmidt, 1974 
AphiaID: 114446

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGastrotricha (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMacrodasyida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlanodasyidae (Family)
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlanodasyidae Rao & Clausen, 1970
Synonymised
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  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorThiodasys Boaden, 1974 (Synonym- Thiodasys was described few months after Megadasys)
Sources  original description Schmidt, P. 1974. Interstitielle Fauna von Galapagos. IV. Gastrotricha. Mikrofauna Meeresbodens 26: 1-76., available online at http://www.gastrotricha.unimore.it/file-PDF/Schmidt_1974.pdf [details]

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 Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMegadasys minor Kisielewski, 1987
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMegadasys pacificus Schmidt, 1974
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMegadasys sterreri (Boaden, 1974)
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
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:114446
Taxonomic
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Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  d'Hondt, Jean-Loup
2008-12-22 07:59:35Z  changed  Todaro, Antonio
2012-09-07 08:21:54Z  changed  Todaro, Antonio
2014-03-28 15:28:20Z  changed  Todaro, Antonio
  
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  Citation: Todaro, A.; d'Hondt, J. (2014). Megadasys Schmidt, 1974. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=114446 on 2014-08-29
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