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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAphotopontius probolus Humes, 1990 
AphiaID: 348897

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 editorDirivultidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAphotopontius (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAphotopontius Humes, 1987
Sources  original description Humes, A.G.. 1990. Aphotopontius probolus, sp. nov., and records of other siphonostomatoid copepods from deep-sea vents in the eastern Pacific. Scientia Marina 54(2):145-154, figs. 1-5. [details]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Feedingtype  adult: unknown [details]
Links 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:348897
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2008-07-15 14:41:49Z  created  Walter, T. Chad
  
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  Citation: Walter, T. Chad (2014). Aphotopontius probolus Humes, 1990. 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=348897 on 2014-09-19
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