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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCyamus balaenopterae K.H. Barnard, 1931 
AphiaID: 214803

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 editorCyamidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCyamus (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCyamus Latreille, 1796
Sources  basis of record De Broyer C., Lowry J.K., Jazdzewski K. & Robert H. (2007). Catalogue of the Gammaridean and Corophiidean Amphipoda (Crustacea) of the Southern Ocean, with distribution and ecological data. In: De Broyer C. (ed.). Census of Antarctic Marine Life: Synopsis of the Amphipoda of the Southern Ocean. Vol. I. Bulletin de l'Institut royal des Sciences naturelles de Belgique, Biologie 77, suppl. 1: 1-325. [details] [full text]

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Environment marine
Distribution  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editortype locality South Africa [details]
From regional or thematic species database
Southern Ocean
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorAntarctic Ocean [details]
From other sources
South Africa
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSouth Africa (country) [details]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNew Zealand Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Specimen 

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Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (10 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (1 nucleotides; 0 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Notes 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAssociation Ectocommensal on Balaenoptera musculus (L.), Balaenoptera physalus (L.), Balaenoptera acutorostrata Lacépède.  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution All oceans, particularly in higher latitudes (based on distribution of hosts). [details]

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Widespread on fin whales an blue whales (Griffiths, 1974). [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:214803
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2006-03-05 10:53:35Z  created  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2009-11-20 07:10:55Z  changed  Lowry, Jim
  
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  Citation: Lowry, J. (2014). Cyamus balaenopterae K.H. Barnard, 1931. 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=214803 on 2014-10-24
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