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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBomolochidae Claus, 1875 
AphiaID: 128564

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 editorMulticrustacea (Superclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCopepoda (Subclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNeocopepoda (Infraclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPodoplea (Superorder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPoecilostomatoida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBomolochidae (Family)
Status accepted
Rank Family
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPoecilostomatoida
Synonymised
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  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTegobomolochidae Izawa, 1976 (synonym according to Huys et al., 2011)
Sources  original description Claus, C. (1875). Neue Beiträge zur Kenntnis parasitischer Copepoden nebst Bemerkungen über das System derselben. Zeitschrift fur Wissenschaftliche Zoologie 25(4):327-360, pls. 22-24. [details]

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 Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcanthocolax Vervoort, 1969
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcantholochus Cressey, 1984
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArtacolax Wilson C.B., 1908 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolobomolochus Vervoort, 1969
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAssecula Gurney, 1927 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnchistrotos Brian, 1906
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBomolochoides Vervoort, 1962 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBomolochus von Nordmann, 1832
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBomolochus von Nordmann, 1832
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBoylea Cressey, 1977
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCephalocolax Avdeev, 1980 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorUnicolax Cressey & Cressey, 1980
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCeratocolax Vervoort, 1965
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCresseyus Ho & Lin, 2006
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDicrobomolochus Vervoort, 1969
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEucanthus Claus, 1864 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTaeniacanthus Sumpf, 1871
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHamaticolax Ho & Lin, 2006
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolobomolochus Vervoort, 1969
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolocolax Cressey, 1982
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMetopocatacoteinus Hesse, 1871 (taxon inquirendum, Boxshall & Halsey (2004) commented Metopocatacoteinus as genus inquirendum)
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMetoponanaphrissontes Hesse, 1871 (taxon inquirendum, inquirenda according to Boxshall & Halsey (2004))
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNaricolax Ho, Do & Kasahara, 1983
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNeobomolochus Cressey, 1981
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNothobomolochus Vervoort, 1962
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOrbitacolax Shen, 1957
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParabomolochus Vervoort, 1962 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBomolochus von Nordmann, 1832
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPseudartacolax Yamaguti, 1963 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNothobomolochus Vervoort, 1962
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPseudobomolochus Yamaguti, 1939 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNothobomolochus Vervoort, 1962
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPseudobomolochus C.B. Wilson, 1913 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPseudoeucanthus Brian, 1906
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPseudoeucanthus Brian, 1906
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPseudorbitacolax Pillai, 1971
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPumiliopes Shen, 1957
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPumiliopsis Pillai, 1967
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTegobomolochus Izawa, 1976
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTricolax Balaraman, 1983 (taxon inquirendum, according to Boxshall & Montu (1996) Tricolax is a genus inquirendum)
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorUnicolax Cressey & Cressey, 1980
Environment marine
Feedingtypes  omnivore [details]
adult: parasitic: ectoparasitic [details]
predator [details]
scavenger [details]
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:128564
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Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  Boxshall, Geoff
2005-05-04 07:42:17Z  changed  Cuvelier, Daphne
2008-06-24 05:45:50Z  changed  Walter, T. Chad
  
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  Citation: Walter, T. Chad; Boxshall, G. (2015). Bomolochidae Claus, 1875. In: Walter, T.C. & Boxshall, G. (2015). World of Copepods database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=128564 on 2016-05-03
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