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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCeratothoa Dana, 1852 
AphiaID: 118407

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 editorIsopoda (Order) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCymothoida (Suborder) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCymothooidea (Superfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCymothoidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCeratothoa (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCymothoidae Leach, 1818
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCodonophilus
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMeinertia
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRhexana
Sources 
redescription Bruce, N. L. and Bowman, T. E. (1989) Species of the parasitic isopod genera Ceratothoa and Glossobius (Crustacea: Cymothoidae) from the mouths of flying fishes and halfbeaks (Beloniformes). Smithsonian Contributions to Zoology 489: 1-28. [details]

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 Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCeratothoa africanae Hadfield, Bruce & Smit, 2014
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCeratothoa angulata (Richardson, 1910)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCeratothoa atherinae (Gourret, 1891)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCeratothoa capri (Trilles, 1964)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCeratothoa carinata (Bianconi, 1869)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCeratothoa collaris Schiödte & Meinert, 1883
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCeratothoa contracta (Miers, 1880)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCeratothoa curvicauda Nunomura, 2006
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCeratothoa famosa Hadfield, Bruce & Smit, 2014
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCeratothoa gaudichaudii (H. Milne Edwards, 1840)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCeratothoa gilberti (Richardson, 1904)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCeratothoa gobii Schiödte & Meinert, 1883
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCeratothoa guttata (Richardson, 1910)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCeratothoa hemirhamphi (Pillai, 1954)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCeratothoa huttoni Filhol, 1885
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCeratothoa imbricata (Fabricius, 1775)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCeratothoa italica Schiödte & Meinert, 1883
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCeratothoa marisrubri Trilles, Colorni & Golani, 1999
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCeratothoa novae-zelandiae Filhol, 1885
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCeratothoa oestroides (Risso, 1816)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCeratothoa oxyrrhynchaena Koelbel, 1878
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCeratothoa parallela (Otto, 1828)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCeratothoa parva Richardson, 1910
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCeratothoa potassoniensis (Penso, 1939)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCeratothoa retusa (Schioedte & Meinert, 1883)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCeratothoa steindachneri Koelbel, 1879
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCeratothoa transversa (Richardson, 1900)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCeratothoa trigonocephala (Leach, 1818)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCeratothoa trilles (Avdeev, 1979)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCeratothoa usacarangis (Avdeev, 1979)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCeratothoa verrucosa (Schioedte & Meinert, 1883)

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCeratothoa poutassouiensis (Brian, 1939) (nomen nudum)

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCeratothoa argus (Haswell, 1881) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCeratothoa imbricata (Fabricius, 1775)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCeratothoa banksii (Leach, 1818) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCeratothoa imbricata (Fabricius, 1775)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCeratothoa crassa Dana, 1853 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGlossobius crassa (Dana, 1853)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCeratothoa deplanata Bovallius, 1885 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCeratothoa parallela (Otto, 1828)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCeratothoa laticauda Milne Edwards, 1840 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGlossobius auritus Bovallius, 1885
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCeratothoa linearis Dana, 1853 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGlossobius linearis (Dana, 1853)
Environment marine
Feedingtype  parasite [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank  
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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType species There is no designated type species for this genus. [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:118407
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Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  van der Land, Jacob
2006-03-16 20:36:08Z  changed  Horton, Tammy
2007-11-28 15:20:16Z  checked  Schotte, Marilyn
2012-02-16 03:39:06Z  changed  Bruce, Niel L.
  
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  Citation: Bruce, Niel L.; Schotte, M. (2014). Ceratothoa Dana, 1852. In: Schotte, M.; Boyko, C.B; Bruce, N.L.; Poore, G.C.B.; Taiti, S. & Wilson, G.D.F. (Eds) (2014) World Marine, Freshwater and Terrestrial Isopod Crustaceans database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=118407 on 2014-12-25
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