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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDicyemennea dorycephalum Furuya & Hochberg, 2002 
AphiaID: 265718

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDicyemida (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRhombozoa (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDicyemidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDicyemennea (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDicyemennea Whitman, 1883
Sources  original description Furuya, H.; Hochberg, F.G. (2002). New species of Dicyemennea (phylum: Dicyemida) in deep-water Graneledone (Mollusca: Cephalopoda: Octopoda) from the Antarctic. J. Parasitol. 88(2): 330-336. (look up in IMIS[details]

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Environment marine
Distribution  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editortype locality Scotia Sea [details]
From other sources
South Africa
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorWestern South Atlantic [details]
Southern Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSouthern Ocean [details]
Specimens  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSyntype SBMNH 345678 [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSyntype USNM 1002218 [details]
Feedingtype  parasitic: endoparasitic in Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGraneledone macrotyla Voss, 1976 [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Antarctic Invertebrates 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Note 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology The species name combines the Greek words dory- and -cephala, meaning "spearhead" in reference to the characteristic acutely pointed calotte.  [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:265718
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2008-01-04 16:28:44Z  created  van der Land, Jacob
2010-08-09 06:38:03Z  changed  Furuya, Hidetaka
  
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  Citation: Furuya, H. (2014). Dicyemennea dorycephalum Furuya & Hochberg, 2002. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=265718 on 2014-04-17
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