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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeptinogaster major (Williams, 1907) 
AphiaID: 157749

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 editorClausidiidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeptinogaster (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeptinogaster Pelseneer, 1929
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLichomolgus major Williams, 1907 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMyicola major (Williams, 1907) (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMyicola spinosa Pearse, 1947 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMyocheres major (Williams, 1907) (synonym)
Sources  basis of record Brunel, P., Bosse, L. & Lamarche, G. (1998). Catalogue of the marine invertebrates of the estuary and Gulf of St. Lawrence. Canadian Special Publication of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences, 126. 405 p. (look up in IMIS[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 editorNorth West Atlantic [details]
Feedingtypes  adult: parasitic: ectoparasitic on Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMya arenaria Linnaeus, 1758 [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (1 publication) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Copepod Collection 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Notes 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Prince Edward Island (from the northern tip of Miscou Island, N.B. to Cape Breton Island south of Cheticamp, including the Northumberland Strait and Georges Bay to the Canso Strait causeway) [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat endoparasite of invertebrates. intertidal [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:157749
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
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). Leptinogaster major (Williams, 1907). 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=157749 on 2014-09-17
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