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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAlebion crassus (Bere, 1936) 
AphiaID: 157758

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 editorSiphonostomatoida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaligidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAlebion (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAlebion Krøyer, 1863
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAlebion alatus Gnanamuthu, 1952 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAlebion echinatus Capart, 1953 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlatyporinus alata Rao, 1950 (synonym)
Sources  basis of record Wilson, C.B.. 1932. The copepods of the Woods Hole region, Massachusetts. Bulletin of the United States National Museum 158:1-635, figs. 1-316, pls. 1-41. (16-viii-1932) [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 editorCarcharhinus obscurus (Lesueur, 1818) [details]
adult: parasitic: ectoparasitic on Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEugomphodus taurus (Rafinesque, 1810) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCarcharias taurus Rafinesque, 1810 [details]
adult: parasitic: ectoparasitic on Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSphyrna leweni (Griffith & Smith, 1834) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSphyrna lewini (Griffith & Smith, 1834) [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (4 publications) 
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 Woods Hole [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat Outside of the hammerhead shark [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:157758
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2005-05-24 07:32:08Z  created  Cuvelier, Daphne
2005-08-01 12:12:31Z  changed  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2008-09-19 16:07:41Z  changed  Walter, T. Chad
  
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  Citation: Walter, T. Chad (2014). Alebion crassus (Bere, 1936). 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=157758 on 2014-09-23
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