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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMerocepon Richardson, 1910 
AphiaID: 293843

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 editorKeponinae (Subfamily)
Status Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted (synonym)
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCancricepon Giard & Bonnier, 1887
Rank Genus
Typetaxon Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMerocepon xanthi Richardson, 1910 (type by original designation)
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorKeponinae Boyko, Moss, Williams & Shields, 2013
Sources  original description Richardson, H. (1910) Marine isopods collected in the Philippines by the U.S. Fisheries steamer Albatross in 1907-8. Washington D.C. Department of Commerce Bureau of Fisheries Document No. 736. [details]

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 Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMerocepon knudseni Danforth, 1970

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMerocepon xanthi Richardson, 1910 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCancricepon xanthi (Richardson, 1910)
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:293843
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Date   action   by
2008-02-19 09:31:38Z  created  Schotte, Marilyn
2010-10-14 14:54:30Z  changed  Boyko, Christopher
2010-11-18 01:21:25Z  changed  Boyko, Christopher
2011-11-30 16:38:56Z  changed  Boyko, Christopher
2013-12-18 15:51:57Z  changed  Boyko, Christopher
  
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  Citation: Boyko, C.; Schotte, M. (2014). Merocepon Richardson, 1910. 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=293843 on 2014-07-12
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