WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMesopontia Sak, Huys & Karaytug, 2008

348195  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:348195)

accepted
Genus
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMesopontia dillonbeachia (Lang, 1965) (type by original designation)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Sak, S., R. Huys & S. Karaytug. (2008). Disentangling the subgeneric division of Arenopontia Kunz, 1937: resurrection of Psammoleptastacus Pennak, 1942, re-examination of Neoleptastacus spinicaudatus Nicholls, 1945, and proposal of two new genera and a new generic classification (Copepoda, Harpacticoida, Arenopontiidae). Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society 152(3):409-458. [details]   
Boxshall, G.; Walter, T. Chad (2011). Mesopontia Sak, Huys & Karaytug, 2008. In: Walter, T.C. & Boxshall, G. (2017). World of Copepods database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=348195 on 2017-12-11

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2008-07-15 11:49:29Z
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2011-10-15 17:53:04Z
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original description Sak, S., R. Huys & S. Karaytug. (2008). Disentangling the subgeneric division of Arenopontia Kunz, 1937: resurrection of Psammoleptastacus Pennak, 1942, re-examination of Neoleptastacus spinicaudatus Nicholls, 1945, and proposal of two new genera and a new generic classification (Copepoda, Harpacticoida, Arenopontiidae). Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society 152(3):409-458. [details]   

basis of record Walter, Chad. The world of Copepods. , available online at http://www.marinespecies.org/copepoda [details]