WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalanopleon Markham, 1974

248490

urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:248490

accepted
Genus
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalanopleon tortuganus Markham, 1974 (type by original designation)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Markham, J. C. (1974) Six new species of bopyrid isopods parasitic on galatheid crabs of the genus Munida in the western Atlantic. Bulletin of Marine Science 23: 613-648. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
Boyko, Christopher B.; Schotte, M. (2011). Balanopleon Markham, 1974. In: Boyko, C.B; Bruce, N.L.; Hadfield, K.A.; Merrin, K.L.; Ota, Y.; Poore, G.C.B.; Taiti, S.; Schotte, M. & Wilson, G.D.F. (Eds) (2008 onwards). World Marine, Freshwater and Terrestrial Isopod Crustaceans database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=248490 on 2017-11-19

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2007-11-28 15:20:16Z
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2010-10-08 14:48:11Z
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2011-11-30 16:38:56Z
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original description Markham, J. C. (1974) Six new species of bopyrid isopods parasitic on galatheid crabs of the genus Munida in the western Atlantic. Bulletin of Marine Science 23: 613-648. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

basis of record Schotte, M., B. F. Kensley, and S. Shilling. (1995 onwards). World list of Marine, Freshwater and Terrestrial Crustacea Isopoda. National Museum of Natural History Smithsonian Institution: Washington D.C., USA., available online at http://invertebrates.si.edu/isopod/ [details]