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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsteropontius latus Humes, 1992 
AphiaID: 349052

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 editorAsteropontius (Genus)
Status Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParasteropontius latus (Humes, 1992)
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsteropontius Thompson I. & Scott A., 1903
Sources  original description Humes, A.G.. 1992. Copepoda associated with the thorny coral Antipathes (Antipatharia) in the Indo-Pacific. Journal of Natural History 26(4):709-744, figs. 1-19. (vii/viii.1992) [details]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Feedingtypes  adult: parasitic: ectoparasitic on Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAntipathes Pallas, 1766 [details]
adult: parasitic: ectoparasitic on Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVillogorgia intricata (Gray, 1870) [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 
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From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Bohol Island, Philippines. [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:349052
Taxonomic
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Date   action   by
2008-07-15 14:41:49Z  created  Walter, T. Chad
2011-12-05 15:16:11Z  changed  Boxshall, Geoff
  
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  Citation: Boxshall, G.; Walter, T. Chad (2014). Asteropontius latus Humes, 1992. 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=349052 on 2014-10-22
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