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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAspidarachna G.O. Sars, 1897 
AphiaID: 148670

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 editorAsellota (Suborder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorJaniroidea (Superfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMunnopsidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIlyarachninae (Subfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAspidarachna (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIlyarachninae Hansen, 1916
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAspidonotus Sars, 1897 (junior homonym by original author)
Sources  original description Sars, G. O. (1897). Parts 7, 8. Desmosomidae, Munnopsidae (part). In: An account of the Crustacea of Norway with short descriptions and figures of all the species. Vol. 2 Isopoda. Bergen: Bergen Museum. 117–144, pls 49–64. [details]

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 Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAspidarachna carinata (Birstein, 1963)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAspidarachna clypeata (Sars, 1870)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAspidarachna glabra (Birstein, 1971)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAspidarachna sekhari (George & Menzies, 1968)

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAspidarachna aries Vanhöffen, 1914 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEpikopais aries (Vanhöffen, 1914)
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:148670
Taxonomic
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Date   action   by
2005-03-25 11:06:31Z  created  Cuvelier, Daphne
2007-11-28 15:20:16Z  checked  Schotte, Marilyn
2008-03-07 03:20:43Z  changed  Wilson, George D.F.
2014-09-20 00:53:16Z  changed  Merrin, Kelly
2015-11-18 03:13:16Z  changed  Merrin, Kelly
  
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  Citation: Merrin, K.; Wilson, George D.F.; Schotte, M. (2015). Aspidarachna G.O. Sars, 1897. In: Boyko, C.B; Bruce, N.L.; 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://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=148670 on 2016-05-04
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