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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMacrochiron rostratum Humes, 1966 
AphiaID: 353226

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 editorPoecilostomatoida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMacrochironidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMacrochiron (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMacrochiron Brady, 1872
Sources  original description Humes, A.G.. 1966. New species of Macrochiron (Copepoda, Cyclopoida) associated with hydroids in Madagascar. Beaufortia 14(165):1-28, figs. 1-88. (12-xi-1966) [details]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Feedingtypes  adult: parasitic: ectoparasitic [details]
adult: parasitic: ectoparasitic on Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGymnangium gracilicaulis [details]
adult: parasitic: ectoparasitic on Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGymnangium hians (Busk, 1852) [details]
adult: parasitic: ectoparasitic on Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLytocarpus philippinus (Kirchenpauer, 1872) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMacrorhynchia philippina Kirchenpauer, 1872 [details]
adult: parasitic: ectoparasitic on Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLytocarpus phoeniceus (Busk, 1882) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMacrorhynchia phoenicea (Busk, 1852) [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 Nosy Be, Madagascar [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:353226
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2008-07-15 14:41:49Z  created  Walter, T. Chad
  
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  Citation: Walter, T. Chad (2014). Macrochiron rostratum Humes, 1966. 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=353226 on 2014-09-16
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