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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcontiophorus scutatus (Brady & Robertson D., 1873) 
AphiaID: 135696

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 editorAsterocheridae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcontiophorus (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcontiophorus Brady, 1880
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcontiophorus angulatus Thompson, 1888 (probable synonym according to Giesbrecht, 1899)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSolenostoma scutatum Brady & Robertson D., 1873 (synonym)
Sources  basis of record Boxshall, G. (2001). Copepoda (excl. 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. 252-268 (look up in IMIS[details]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Distribution 
From other sources
North Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEuropean waters (ERMS scope) [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorUnited Kingdom Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
North Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth Sea [details]
Feedingtypes  adult: parasitic: ectoparasitic on Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAntedon bifida (Pennant, 1777) [details]
adult: parasitic: ectoparasitic on Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDysidea fragilis (Montagu, 1814) [details]
adult: parasitic: ectoparasitic on Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongelia fragilis (Montagu, 1814) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDysidea fragilis (Montagu, 1814) [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (32 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo PESI 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Copepod Collection 
Note 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution British Isles; coast of English Channel; Faroes, west Norway; Mediterranean [details]
ImagesChecked: verified by a taxonomic editor 
Acontiophorus scutatus from Sars, G.O. 1915
Acontiophorus scutatus...
Acontiophorus angulatus from Thompson 1888
Acontiophorus angulatu...
[image from synonym]
Acontiophorus angulatus from Thompson 1888
Acontiophorus angulatu...
[image from synonym]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:135696
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  Boxshall, Geoff
2008-08-06 13:32:15Z  changed  Walter, T. Chad
2010-05-10 00:23:48Z  changed  Ho, Ju-shey
2013-01-25 17:52:26Z  changed  Walter, T. Chad
  
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  Citation: Walter, T. Chad; Ho, J.; Boxshall, G. (2014). Acontiophorus scutatus (Brady & Robertson D., 1873). 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=135696 on 2014-04-20
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