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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcontiophorus excavatus Humes, 1989 
AphiaID: 348550

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 editorAsterocheridae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcontiophorus (Genus)
Status Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOrecturus excavatus (Humes, 1989)
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcontiophorus Brady, 1880
Sources  original description Humes, A.G.. 1989. Acontiophorus excavatus, a new species (Copepoda: Siphonostomatoida) associated with the soft coral Dendronephthya (Alcyonacea) in the Indo-Pacific. Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington 102(4):916-923, figs. 1-23. (19.xii.1989) [details]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Feedingtypes  adult: parasitic: ectoparasitic on Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDendronephthya koellikeri Kükenthal, 1905 [details]
adult: parasitic: ectoparasitic on Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDendronephthya mucronata (Pütier, 1900) [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (1 publication) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Copepod Collection 
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:348550
Taxonomic
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Date   action   by
2008-07-15 14:41:49Z  created  Walter, T. Chad
2011-12-09 11:16:24Z  changed  Boxshall, Geoff
  
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  Citation: Boxshall, G.; Walter, T. Chad (2014). Acontiophorus excavatus Humes, 1989. 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=348550 on 2014-09-19
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