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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAfroleptastacus Huys, 1992 
AphiaID: 150129

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 editorLeptastacidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAfroleptastacus (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeptastacidae Lang, 1948
Sources  original description Huys, R.. 1992. The amphiatlantic distribution of Leptastacus macronyx (T. Scott, 1892) (Copepoda: Harpacticoida): a paradigm of taxonomic confusion; and a cladistic approach to the classification of the Leptastacidae Lang, 1948. Mededelingen van de Koninklijke Academie voor Wetenschappen, Letteren en Schone Kunsten van Belgie 4:23-196, 52 figs. (look up in IMIS[details]

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 Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAfroleptastacus clandestinus Huys, 1992
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAfroleptastacus remanei (Noodt, 1964)
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Link Checked: verified by a taxonomic editor3x5 C.B. Wilson Taxonomic Card - Afroleptastacus Document hosted within WoRMS 
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:150129
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Date   action   by
2005-04-01 10:30:46Z  created  Cuvelier, Daphne
2010-07-02 18:56:27Z  checked  Walter, T. Chad
  
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  Citation: Walter, T. Chad (2014). Afroleptastacus Huys, 1992. 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=150129 on 2014-12-29
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