WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMesophryxus Bruce, 1973

248951  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:248951)

accepted
Genus
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMesophryxus ventralis Bruce, 1973 (type by original designation)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Bruce, A. J. (1973). Mesophryxus ventralis gen. nov., sp. nov., a phryxid bopyrid parasitic upon the pontoniid shrimp Harpiliopsis beaupresi (Audouin). Parasitology. 66: 515-523. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
Boyko, Christopher B.; Schotte, M. (2011). Mesophryxus Bruce, 1973. 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=248951 on 2018-01-23

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2007-11-28 15:20:16Z
created
2010-11-12 22:52:55Z
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2011-11-30 16:38:56Z
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original description Bruce, A. J. (1973). Mesophryxus ventralis gen. nov., sp. nov., a phryxid bopyrid parasitic upon the pontoniid shrimp Harpiliopsis beaupresi (Audouin). Parasitology. 66: 515-523. [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]