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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEpicaridea 
AphiaID: 13795

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 editorMalacostraca (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEumalacostraca (Subclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPeracarida (Superorder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIsopoda (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCymothoida (Suborder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEpicaridea (Infraorder)
Authority Latreille, 1825
Status accepted
Rank Infraorder
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCymothoida
Sources  original description Latreille, P. A. (1825). Familles naturelles du règne animal, exposé succinctement et dans un ordre analytique avec l'indication de leurs genres. J. B. Baillière. Paris pp. 570., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/bibliography/16094 [details] [full text]

status source Boyko, C. B., J. Moss, J. D. Williams & J. D. Shields. 2013. A molecular phylogeny of Bopyroidea and Cryptoniscoidea (Crustacea: Isopoda). Systematics and Biodiversity 11(4): 495-506. [details]

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 Superfamily Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBopyroidea Rafinesque, 1815
Superfamily Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCryptoniscoidea Kossmann, 1880
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent + fossil
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRemark Infraordinal status is provisional pending further analyses of relationships with other cymothooids. [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:13795
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Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  db_admin
2005-05-02 12:40:44Z  changed  Cuvelier, Daphne
2008-02-04 05:20:52Z  changed  Poore, Gary
2013-12-18 15:51:57Z  changed  Boyko, Christopher B.
2017-04-24 07:05:05Z  changed  Boyko, Christopher B.
  
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  Citation: Boyko, Christopher B. (2017). Epicaridea. In: Boyko, C.B; Bruce, N.L.; Hadfield, K.A.; Merrin, K.L.; Ota, Y.; Poore, G.C.B.; Taiti, S.; Schotte, M. & Wilson, G.D.F. (Eds) (2008 onwards). World Marine, Freshwater and Terrestrial Isopod Crustaceans database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=13795 on 2017-10-17
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