WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsteropontius iuxtus Stock, 1989

349050  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:349050)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Stock, J.H. (1989). Copepoda Siphonostomatoida associated with West Indian hermatypic corals. 2. Associates of Scleractinia: Montastreinae and Trochosmiliidae. Studies in Honour of Dr. Pieter Wagenaar Hummelinck. Uitgaven Naturwetenschappelijke Studiekring voor Suriname en de Nederlandse Antillen 123:145-169, figs. 1-16. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution west of Piscadera Bay, Curacao  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution west of Piscadera Bay, Curacao [details]
Walter, T. Chad (2008). Asteropontius iuxtus Stock, 1989. 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=349050 on 2017-12-14

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2008-07-15 14:41:49Z
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original description Stock, J.H. (1989). Copepoda Siphonostomatoida associated with West Indian hermatypic corals. 2. Associates of Scleractinia: Montastreinae and Trochosmiliidae. Studies in Honour of Dr. Pieter Wagenaar Hummelinck. Uitgaven Naturwetenschappelijke Studiekring voor Suriname en de Nederlandse Antillen 123:145-169, figs. 1-16. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

basis of record Walter, Chad. The world of Copepods. , available online at http://www.marinespecies.org/copepoda [details]   
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution west of Piscadera Bay, Curacao [details]
 

Feeding Type
adult: parasitic: ectoparasitic on Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMeandrina meandrites (Linnaeus, 1758) [details]