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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAphotopontius atlanteus Humes, 1996 
AphiaID: 135800

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 editorDirivultidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAphotopontius (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAphotopontius Humes, 1987
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAphotopontius temperatus Humes, 1997
Sources  original description Humes, A.G.. 1996. Deep-sea Copepoda (Siphonostomatoida) from hydrothermal sites on the Mid-Atlantic Ridge at 23(degree)W and 37(degree)N. Bulletin of Marine Science 58(3):609-653. (v.1996) [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]
Feedingtype  adult: unknown [details]
Links 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 
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:135800
Taxonomic
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Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  Boxshall, Geoff
2009-12-20 00:39:50Z  changed  Ho, Ju-shey
  
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  Citation: Ho, J.; Boxshall, G. (2014). Aphotopontius atlanteus Humes, 1996. 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=135800 on 2014-07-28
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