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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMiscegenus Wells, Hicks & Coull, 1982 
AphiaID: 150069

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 editorHarpacticoida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMiraciidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMiscegenus (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMiraciidae Dana, 1846
Sources  original description Wells, J.B.J., G.R.F. Hicks & B.C. Coull. 1982. Common harpacticoid copepods from New Zealand harbours and estuaries. New Zealand Journal of Zoology 9(2):151-184, figs. 1-17, tabs. 1-4. [details]

source of synonymy Willen, E.. 2002. Notes on the systematic position of the Stenheliinae (Copepoda, Harpacticoida) within the Thalestridimorpha and description of two new species from Motupore Island, Papua New Guinea. Cahiers de Biologie Marine 43(1): 27-42. [details]

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 Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMiscegenus heretaunga Wells, Hicks & Coull, 1982
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Link Checked: verified by a taxonomic editor3x5 C.B. Wilson Taxonomic Card - Miscegenus Document hosted within WoRMS 
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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTaxonomy Willen, E. 2002 moved all genera of Diosaccidae into Miraciidae [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:150069
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Date   action   by
2005-04-01 10:30:46Z  created  Cuvelier, Daphne
2008-06-24 07:15:47Z  changed  Walter, T. Chad
  
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  Citation: Walter, T. Chad (2014). Miscegenus Wells, Hicks & Coull, 1982. 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=150069 on 2014-11-28
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