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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGigantocypris Skogsberg, 1920 
AphiaID: 127522

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 editorOstracoda (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMyodocopa (Subclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMyodocopida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMyodocopina (Suborder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypridinoidea (Superfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypridinidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypridininae (Subfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGigantocypridinini (Tribe)
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Typetaxon Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGigantocypris muelleri Skogsberg, 1920
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGigantocypridinini Hartmann, 1974
Sources  basis of record Horne, D.J.; Bruce, A.; Whittaker, J.E. (2001). Ostracoda, 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. 244-251 (look up in IMIS[details]

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 Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGigantocypris agassizi G.W. Müller, 1895
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGigantocypris australis Poulsen, 1962
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGigantocypris danae Poulsen, 1962
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGigantocypris dracontovalis Cannon, 1940
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGigantocypris muelleri Skogsberg, 1920
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGigantocypris pellucida Müller, 1895
Environment marine
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorA nice video of a swimming Gigantocypris. 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank  
ImageChecked: verified by a taxonomic editor 
Gigantocypris muelleri Skogsberg 1920 - a myodocopid
Gigantocypris muelleri...
[image from typetaxon]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:127522
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Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  Horne, David
2005-07-22 07:14:23Z  changed  Espinel, Nadjejda
2008-01-17 15:52:35Z  changed  Appeltans, Ward
2010-02-09 09:10:03Z  checked  Boxshall, Geoff
  
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  Citation: WoRMS (2014). Gigantocypris Skogsberg, 1920. In: Brandão, S. N.; Angel, M. V.; Karanovic, I. (2014) World Ostracoda Database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=127522 on 2014-07-14
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