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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiocus lycenchelus Hogans & Sulak, 1992 
AphiaID: 157745

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 editorPoecilostomatoida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChondracanthidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiocus (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiocus lycenchelus (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiocus Krøyer, 1863
Sources  original description Hogans, W.E. & K.J. Sulak. 1992. Diocus lycenchelus new species (Copepoda: Chondracanthidae) parasitic on the eelpout Lycenchelys verrillii (Zoarcidae) from the Hatteras slope of the northwest Atlantic Ocean. Bulletin of Marine Science 51(3):301-308. [details]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Distribution 
From other sources
North Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Maine [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth West Atlantic [details]
Feedingtypes  adult: parasitic: ectoparasitic on Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLycenchelys verrillii (Goode & Bean, 1877) [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Notes 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Newfoundland to North Carolina [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat parasitic species (host: e.g. Lycenchelys verrillii, Wolf Eelpout) [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:157745
Taxonomic
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Date   action   by
2005-05-24 07:32:08Z  created  Cuvelier, Daphne
2010-06-30 11:19:04Z  checked  Walter, T. Chad
  
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  Citation: Walter, T. Chad (2014). Diocus lycenchelus Hogans & Sulak, 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=157745 on 2014-11-27
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