WoRMS taxon details

Balaenophilus Aurivillius P.O.C., 1879

115234  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:115234)

Balaenophilus unisetus Aurivillius P.O.C., 1879 (type by original designation)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Not documented
Walter, T.C. & Boxshall, G. (2018). World of Copepods database. Balaenophilus Aurivillius P.O.C., 1879. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=115234 on 2018-07-19
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2015-03-07 12:01:27Z
2015-03-16 14:02:41Z

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original description  (ofHarpactichechus Ortiz, Lalana & Torres Fundora, 1992) Ortiz, M.; Lalana, R.R.; Torres-Fundora, O. (1992). Un nuevo genero y una especie de copepodo harpacticoida asociada al manati Trichechus manatus en aguas cubanas. Revista de Investigaciones Marinas 13(2):117-127, figs. 1-7, tab. 1. [details]   

basis of record Huys, R. (2001). Copepoda - 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. 268-280 (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Lang, K. (1948). Monographie der Harpacticiden. Vols. 1,2. Hakan Ohlsson's Boktryckeri, Lund; reprinted Nordiska Bokhandeln, Stockholm. 1:1-896, figs. 1-361; 2:897-1683, figs. 362-610, maps 1-378. (reprinted 1976). [details]   

basis of record  (ofHarpactichechus Ortiz, Lalana & Torres Fundora, 1992) Bodin, P. (1997). Catalogue of the new marine harpacticoid copepods. Studiedocumenten van het K.B.I.N. = Documents de Travail de l'I.R.Sc.N.B., 89. Koninklijk Belgisch Instituut voor Natuurwetenschappen: Brussels, Belgium. 304 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]   

Balaenophilus unisetus from Sars, G.O. 1910
 Balaenophilus unise...
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Balaenophilus unisetus (male) from Sars, G.O. 1910
 Balaenophilus unise...
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