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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBenthoxynus Humes, 1984 
AphiaID: 346842

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 editorSiphonostomatoida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDirivultidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBenthoxynus (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDirivultidae Humes & Dojiri, 1980
Sources  original description Humes, A.G.. 1984. Benthoxynus spiculifer n. gen., n. sp. (Copepoda: Siphonostomatoida) associated with Vestimentifera (Pogonophora) at deep-water geothermal vent off the coast of Washington. Canadian Journal of Zoology 62(2):2594-2599, figs. 1-3, tab. 1. (xii-1984) [details]

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 Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBenthoxynus spiculifer Humes, 1984
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBenthoxynus tumidiseta Humes, 1989
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Links Checked: verified by a taxonomic editor3x5 C.B. Wilson Taxonomic Card - Benthoxynus Document hosted within WoRMS 
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editor3x5 J.S. Ho Taxonomic Card - Benthoxynus Document hosted within WoRMS 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:346842
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2008-07-15 11:49:29Z  created  Walter, T. Chad
  
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  Citation: Walter, T. Chad (2014). Benthoxynus Humes, 1984. In: Walter, T.C. & Boxshall, G. (2014). World of Copepods database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=346842 on 2014-12-28
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