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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMicropontius Gooding, 1957 
AphiaID: 135617

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 editorMaxillopoda (Class) > 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 editorSiphonostomatoida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMicropontiidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMicropontius (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMicropontiidae Gooding, 1957
Sources  original description Gooding, R.U.. 1957. On some Copepoda from Plymouth, mainly associated with invertebrates, including three new species. Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom 36:195-221, figs. 1-6. [details]

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 Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMicropontius glaber Stock, Humes & Gooding, 1963
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMicropontius ovoides Gooding, 1957
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Links Checked: verified by a taxonomic editor3x5 C.B. Wilson Taxonomic Card - Micropontius Document hosted within WoRMS 
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editor3x5 J.S. Ho Taxonomic Card - Micropontius Document hosted within WoRMS 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:135617
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Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  Boxshall, Geoff
2006-09-25 06:54:45Z  changed  Martinez, Olga
2010-07-28 20:41:46Z  checked  Walter, T. Chad
  
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  Citation: Walter, T. Chad; Boxshall, G. (2014). Micropontius Gooding, 1957. In: Walter, T.C. & Boxshall, G. (2014). World of Copepods database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=135617 on 2014-12-27
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