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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalanopleon Markham, 1974 
AphiaID: 248490

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 editorIsopoda (Order) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCymothoida (Suborder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEpicaridea (Infraorder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBopyroidea (Superfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBopyridae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPseudioninae (Subfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalanopleon (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Typetaxon Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalanopleon tortuganus Markham, 1974 (type by original designation)
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPseudioninae
Sources  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]

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 Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalanopleon tortuganus Markham, 1974
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Link Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:248490
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Date   action   by
2007-11-28 15:20:16Z  created  Schotte, Marilyn
2010-10-08 14:48:11Z  changed  Boyko, Christopher
2011-11-30 16:38:56Z  changed  Boyko, Christopher
  
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  Citation: Boyko, C.; Schotte, M. (2014). Balanopleon Markham, 1974. In: Schotte, M.; Boyko, C.B; Bruce, N.L.; Poore, G.C.B.; Taiti, S. & Wilson, G.D.F. (Eds) (2014) 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 2014-12-26
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