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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAfrolernaea mormyroides Van As, 1983 
AphiaID: 348597

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 editorCyclopoida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLernaeidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAfrolernaea (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAfrolernaea Fryer, 1956
Sources  original description Van As, J.G.. 1983. A new species of Afrolernaea (Copepoda, Lernaeidae), a gill parasite of mormyrid fishes. South African Journal of Zoology 18(2):147-148, fig. 1. (v-1983) [details]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Feedingtype  adult: parasitic: ectoparasitic [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:348597
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2008-07-15 14:41:49Z  created  Walter, T. Chad
  
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  Citation: Walter, T. Chad (2014). Afrolernaea mormyroides Van As, 1983. 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=348597 on 2014-04-25
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