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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstroxynus choriasteris Humes, 1986 
AphiaID: 349059

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 editorStellicomitidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstroxynus (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstroxynus Humes, 1971
Sources  original description Humes, A.G.. 1986. Synopsis of copepods associated with asteroid echinoderms, including new species from the Moluccas. Journal of Natural History 20(4):981-1020, figs. 1-14, tabs. 1-3. [details]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Feedingtypes  adult: parasitic: ectoparasitic on Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChoriaster granulatus L├╝tken, 1869 [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 Banda Islands, Moluccas. [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:349059
Taxonomic
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2008-07-15 14:41:49Z  created  Walter, T. Chad
  
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  Citation: Walter, T. Chad (2014). Astroxynus choriasteris Humes, 1986. 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=349059 on 2014-07-10
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