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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMakrostrotos Ho & Lin, 2006 
AphiaID: 347445

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) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMakrostrotidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMakrostrotos (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMakrostrotidae Huys, Fatih, Ohtsuka & Llewellyn-Hughes, 2012
Sources  original description Ho, J.S. & C.L. Lin. 2006. Two species of Makrostrotos n. gen. (Copepoda: Taeniacanthidae) parasitic on laced moray (Gymnothorax favagineus Bloch & Schneider) in Taiwan. Zoological Studies 45(4):578-585. [details]

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 Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMakrostrotos acuminatus Ho & Lin, 2006
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMakrostrotos hamus Ho & Lin, 2006
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
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Feedingtype  parasitic: ectoparasitic on Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGymnothorax favagineus Bloch & Schneider, 1801 [details]
Link Checked: verified by a taxonomic editor3x5 J.S. Ho Taxonomic Card - Makrostrotos Document hosted within WoRMS 
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:347445
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Date   action   by
2008-07-15 11:49:29Z  created  Walter, T. Chad
2012-01-30 12:03:37Z  changed  Boxshall, Geoff
  
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  Citation: Boxshall, G.; Walter, T. Chad (2014). Makrostrotos Ho & Lin, 2006. 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=347445 on 2014-12-21
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