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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorWellsopsyllus Kunz, 1981 
AphiaID: 150083

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 editorParamesochridae (Family)
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Typetaxon Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParamesochra gigas Wells, 1965 (type by original designation)
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParamesochridae Lang, 1944
Sources  original description Kunz, H. 1981. Beitrag zur Systematik der Paramesochridae (Copepoda, Harpacticoida) mit Beschreibung einiger neuen Arten. Mitteilungen aus dem Zoologischen Museum zu Kiel 1(8):2-33, figs. 1-19, tabs. 1-5. (xii-1981, English summary) [details]

source of synonymy Wittoeck, Jan (look up in IMIS[details]

status source Huys, R. 2009. Unresolved cases of type fixation, synonymy and homonymy in harpacticoid copepod nomenclature (Crustacea: Copepoda). Zootaxa 2183:1-99., available online at http://www.mapress.com/zootaxa/2009/2/zt02183p099.pdf [details]

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 Subgenus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorWellsopsyllus (Intermediopsyllus) Huys, 2009
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorWellsopsyllus (Intermediopsyllus) intermedius (Scott T. & A., 1895)
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorWellsopsyllus (Intermediopsyllus) minutus (Nicholls, 1939)
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorWellsopsyllus (Intermediopsyllus) smirnovi (Kunz, 1992)
Subgenus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorWellsopsyllus (Scottopsyllus) Apostolov & Marinov, 1988
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorWellsopsyllus (Scottopsyllus) depressus (Kornev & Chertoprud, 2008)
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorWellsopsyllus (Scottopsyllus) herdmani (Thompson & Scott, 1900)
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorWellsopsyllus (Scottopsyllus) langi (Mielke, 1984)
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorWellsopsyllus (Scottopsyllus) minor (Scott T. & A., 1895)
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorWellsopsyllus (Scottopsyllus) pararobertsoni (Lang, 1965)
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorWellsopsyllus (Scottopsyllus) praecipuus (Veit-K√∂hler, 2000)
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorWellsopsyllus (Scottopsyllus) robertsoni (Scott T. & A., 1895)
Subgenus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorWellsopsyllus (Wellsopsyllus) Kunz, 1981
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorWellsopsyllus (Wellsopsyllus) abyssalis (Becker, 1979)
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorWellsopsyllus (Wellsopsyllus) antarcticus Kottmann, Kihara, Glatzel & Veit-Koehler, 2013
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorWellsopsyllus (Wellsopsyllus) gigas (Wells, 1965)
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorWellsopsyllus (Wellsopsyllus) runtzi (Soyer, 1975)

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorWellsopsyllus gigas (Wells, 1965) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorWellsopsyllus (Wellsopsyllus) gigas (Wells, 1965)
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:150083
Taxonomic
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Date   action   by
2005-04-01 10:30:46Z  created  Cuvelier, Daphne
2008-08-06 13:32:15Z  changed  Walter, T. Chad
2010-10-19 18:55:58Z  changed  Boxshall, Geoff
2013-04-23 08:55:00Z  changed  Boxshall, Geoff
  
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  Citation: Boxshall, G.; Walter, T. Chad (2014). Wellsopsyllus Kunz, 1981. 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=150083 on 2014-09-03
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