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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMetopus Claparède & Lachmann, 1858 
AphiaID: 172336

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChromista (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHarosa (Subkingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAlveolata (Infrakingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCiliophora (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIntramacronucleata (Subphylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIntramacronucleata incertae sedis (Infraphylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArmophorida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMetopidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMetopus (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMetopidae Kahl, 1927
Sources  basis of record Parker, S.P. (Ed.) (1982). Synopsis and classification of living organisms. McGraw Hill Book Company: New York, NY (USA). ISBN 0-07-079031-0. 1166, 1232 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]

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 Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMetopus brachoni Fenchel, 1968
Species Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMetopus brevicristatus Lucas, 1934
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMetopus contortus (Quennerstedt, 1867)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMetopus es (Claparède & Lachmann, 1858) Kahl, 1932
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMetopus extensus Kahl, 1926
Species Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMetopus fuscus Kahl, 1932
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMetopus halophilus Kahl, 1925
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMetopus histophagus Powers, 1935
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMetopus hyalinus (Kahl, 1927) Kahl, 1935
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMetopus jankowskii Dragesco, 1968
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMetopus lemani Dragesco, 1960
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMetopus major Kahl, 1932
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMetopus nivaaensis Esteban, Fenchel & Finlay, 1995
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMetopus pellitus (Kahl, 1932) Carey, 1994
Species Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMetopus rotundus Lucas, 1934
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMetopus setosus Kahl, 1927
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMetopus spiralis Smith, 1897
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMetopus verrucosus Da Cunha, 1915
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMetopus vestitus Kahl, 1932
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:172336
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Date   action   by
2005-07-12 06:55:09Z  created  Braeckman, Ulrike
2009-11-16 12:53:55Z  checked  Warren, Alan
  
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  Citation: Warren, A. (2014). Metopus Claparède & Lachmann, 1858. In: Warren, A. (2014) World Ciliophora Database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=172336 on 2014-11-25
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