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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLepeophtheirus sheni Boxshall & Bellwood, 1981 
AphiaID: 352779

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 editorCaligidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLepeophtheirus (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLepeophtheirus von Nordmann, 1832
Sources  original description Boxshall, G.A. & D.R. Bellwood. 1981. A redescription of Lepeophtheirus erecsoni Thomson, 1891 and some comparisons with L. scutiger Shiino, 1952 and a new species, L. sheni (Crustacea:Copepoda). Journal of the Royal Society of New Zealand 11(2):75-85, figs. 1-5. (vi-1981) [details]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Feedingtype  adult: parasitic: ectoparasitic on Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHexagrammos otakii Jordan & Starks, 1895 [details]
Link Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:352779
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  Citation: Walter, T. Chad (2014). Lepeophtheirus sheni Boxshall & Bellwood, 1981. 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=352779 on 2014-09-21
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