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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNymphon similis Child, 1992 non Goodsir, 1844 
AphiaID: 150571

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArthropoda (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChelicerata (Subphylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPycnogonida (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPantopoda (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEupantopodida (Suborder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNymphonoidea (Superfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNymphonidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNymphon (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNymphon similis (Species)
Status Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted (Preoccupied)
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNymphon simulare Child, C.A., 1992
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNymphon Fabricius, 1794
Sources  original description Child, C.A. (1992). Smiths. Contr. Zool., 526: 31-33, fig. 13. [details]

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Specimens 
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype MCZ , locality Pacific Ocean (28 Km N of Salinas, Isla El Viejo, Ecuador) [details]

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Feedingtypes  omnivore [details]
predator [details]
scavenger [details]
Link Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (1 publication) 
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Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorType specimen Ecuador, Isla El Viejo, 28 km north of Salinas. 05 May 1966. Specimens deposited at Museum of Comparative Zoology, Harvard University. [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:150571
Taxonomic
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Date   action   by
2005-04-04 08:20:42Z  created  Cuvelier, Daphne
2007-01-19 16:36:29Z  checked  Bamber, Roger
2010-06-12 15:38:59Z  changed  Bamber, Roger
  
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  Citation: Bamber, R. (2014). Nymphon similis Child, 1992 non Goodsir, 1844. In: Bamber, R.N., El Nagar, A. (Eds) (2014). Pycnobase: World Pycnogonida Database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=150571 on 2014-12-19
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