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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChirodectes maculatus (Cornelius, Fenner & Hore, 2005) 
AphiaID: 289590

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCnidaria (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCubozoa (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChirodropida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChirodropidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChirodectes (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChirodectes maculatus (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Typetaxon of  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChirodectes Gershwin, 2006
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChirodectes Gershwin, 2006
Sources  original description Cornelius P.F.S., Fenner, P.J. & Hore, R. 2005. Chiropsalmus maculatus sp. nov., a cubomedusa from the Great Barrier Reef [details]

new combination reference Gershwin, L. 2006. Comments on Chiropsalmus (Cnidaria: Cubozoa: Chirodropida): a preliminary revision of the Chiropsalmidae, with descriptions of two new genera and two new species. Zootaxa, 1231: 1–42. [details]

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Environment marine, terrestrial
Distribution 
From other sources
South Pacific Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorWestern South Pacific [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Cnidaria Collection 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:289590
Taxonomic
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Date   action   by
2008-01-16 10:35:54Z  created  van der Land, Jacob
2010-06-24 12:19:20Z  checked  Collins, Allen G.
  
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  Citation: Collins, Allen G. (2014). Chirodectes maculatus (Cornelius, Fenner & Hore, 2005). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=289590 on 2014-12-25
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