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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChaka leoni Griffiths, 1974 
AphiaID: 214800

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 editorSenticaudata (Suborder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCorophiida (Infraorder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaprellidira (Parvorder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaprelloidea (Superfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaprellidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPhtisicinae (Subfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChaka (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Typetaxon of  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChaka Griffiths, 1974
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChaka Griffiths, 1974
Source  basis of record Griffiths C.L. (1974b). The Amphipoda of Southern Africa. 3.The Gammaridea and Caprellidea of Natal. Annals of the South African Museum, 62, 7, 209-264; 8 figs.;. [details]

Environment marine
Distribution  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editortype locality Uvongo Reef [details]
From other sources
South Africa
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSouth Africa (country) [details]
Specimen  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype SAMC A13165, locality Natal (Uvongo) [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 
Notes 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDepth range Continental shelf (30 to 200 m) 36 - 46 m. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat Marine, among coral rubble. [details]

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype Holotype: SAM A13165, male, 11mm.
Type-locality: NAD 15K, 13 August 1958, 30°47'S/30°27'E, depth 36 m. [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:214800
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2006-03-05 10:53:35Z  created  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2009-11-19 10:37:01Z  checked  Lowry, Jim
2010-07-13 10:19:09Z  changed  Lowry, Jim
  
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  Citation: Lowry, J. (2014). Chaka leoni Griffiths, 1974. 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=214800 on 2014-09-20
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