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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOpisidae Lowry & Stoddart, 1995 
AphiaID: 176953

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 editorMalacostraca (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEumalacostraca (Subclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPeracarida (Superorder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphipoda (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGammaridea (Suborder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLysianassoidea (Superfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOpisidae (Family)
Status accepted
Rank Family
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLysianassoidea Dana, 1849
Sources  original description Lowry J.K. & Stoddart H.E. (1995b). The Amphipoda (Crustacea) of Madang Lagoon: Lysianassidae, Opisidae, Uristidae, Wandinidae and Stegocephalidae. The Amphipoda (Crustacea) of Madang Lagoon, Papua New Guinea, Part 1. Records of the Australian Museum, 97-174. [details]

identification resource Lowry J.K. & Stoddart H.E. (1995b). The Amphipoda (Crustacea) of Madang Lagoon: Lysianassidae, Opisidae, Uristidae, Wandinidae and Stegocephalidae. The Amphipoda (Crustacea) of Madang Lagoon, Papua New Guinea, Part 1. Records of the Australian Museum, 97-174.
page(s): 140 [details]

identification resource Stoddart H.E. & Lowry J.K. (2010) The family Opisidae (Crustacea: Amphipoda: Lysianassoidea)in Australasian waters. Zootaxa 2479: 22–38. , available online at http://www.mapress.com/zootaxa/2010/f/zt02479p038.pdf [details]

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 Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNormanion Bonnier, 1893
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOpisa Boeck, 1876
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPodoprionella G.O. Sars, 1895
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPodoprionides Walker, 1906

Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOpis Krøyer, 1842 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOpisa Boeck, 1876
Environment marine
Link Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:176953
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Date   action   by
2005-07-25 06:54:52Z  created  Espinel, Nadjejda
2007-01-29 08:28:04Z  changed  De Broyer, Claude
2007-02-02 14:04:56Z  changed  De Broyer, Claude
2010-10-14 10:15:02Z  changed  De Broyer, Claude
2010-11-16 11:28:42Z  checked  De Broyer, Claude
  
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  Citation: De Broyer, C. (2014). Opisidae Lowry & Stoddart, 1995. In: Horton, T.; Lowry, J. & De Broyer, C. (2013 onwards) World Amphipoda Database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=176953 on 2014-12-25
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