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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOestrella McIntosh, 1885 
AphiaID: 347615

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 editorSaccopsidae (Family)
Status Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted (synonym according to Boxshall (1977))
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelinnacheres Sars M., 1870
Rank Genus
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSaccopsidae L├╝tzen, 1964
Sources  original description McIntosh, W.C. 1885. Report on the Annelida Polychaeta collected by H.M.S. Challenger during the years 1873-1876. Report on the Scientific Results of the Voyage of H.M.S.Challenger during the years 1872-76, Ser. Zoology, 12: 1-554., available online at http://www.19thcenturyscience.org/HMSC/HMSC-Reports/Zool-34/htm/doc.html [details]

source of synonymy Boxshall, G.A.. 1977. On the synonymy of the genera Oestrella McIntosh, 1885, and Melinnacheres M. Sars, 1870. Crustaceana, Leiden 32(2):214-215, fig. 1. (25-viii-1977) [details]

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Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOestrella levinseni McIntosh, 1885 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelinnacheres levinseni (McIntosh, 1885)
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Link Checked: verified by a taxonomic editor3x5 C.B. Wilson Taxonomic Card - Oestrella Document hosted within WoRMS 
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:347615
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Date   action   by
2008-07-15 11:49:29Z  created  Walter, T. Chad
2008-08-04 10:50:30Z  changed  Walter, T. Chad
2011-11-18 16:12:40Z  changed  Boxshall, Geoff
  
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  Citation: Boxshall, G.; Walter, T. Chad (2014). Oestrella McIntosh, 1885. 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=347615 on 2014-10-21
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