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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVaigamidae Thatcher & Robertson B.A., 1984 
AphiaID: 345981

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 editorMaxillopoda (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCopepoda (Subclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNeocopepoda (Infraclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPodoplea (Superorder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPoecilostomatoida (Order)
Status Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorErgasilidae Burmeister, 1835
Rank Family
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPoecilostomatoida
Sources  original description Thatcher, V.E. & B.A. Robertson. 1984. The parasitic crustaceans of fishes from the Brazilian Amazon. 11. Vaigamidae fam. nov. (Copepoda: Poecilostomatoida) with males and females of Vaigamus retrobarbatus gen. et sp. nov. and V. spinicephalus sp. nov. from plankton. Canadian Journal of Zoology 62(4):716-729, figs. 1-45, tabs. 1-8. (iv-1984, French summary.) [details]

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Environment fresh
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:345981
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Date   action   by
2008-06-23 10:33:08Z  created  Walter, T. Chad
2008-08-27 21:14:09Z  changed  Boxshall, Geoff
  
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  Citation: Boxshall, G.; Walter, T. Chad (2013). Vaigamidae Thatcher & Robertson B.A., 1984. In: Walter, T.C. & Boxshall, G. (2013). World of Copepods database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=345981 on 2014-04-16
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