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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMecaderochondria pilgrimi Ho & Dojiri, 1987 
AphiaID: 353259

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 editorChondracanthidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMecaderochondria (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMecaderochondria Ho & Dojiri, 1987
Sources  original description Ho, J.S. & M. Dojiri. 1987. Mecaderochondria pilgrimi gen. et spec. nov., a chondracanthid copepod parasitic on a New Zealand marine fish, Kathestoma giganteum Haast (Teleostei: Uranoscopidae). New Zealand Journal of Marine and Freshwater Research 21:615-620. [details]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Distribution 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNew Zealand Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Feedingtypes  adult: parasitic: ectoparasitic on Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorKathetostoma giganteum Haast, 1873 [details]
Link Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:353259
Taxonomic
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2008-07-15 14:41:49Z  created  Walter, T. Chad
  
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  Citation: Walter, T. Chad (2014). Mecaderochondria pilgrimi Ho & Dojiri, 1987. 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=353259 on 2014-09-23
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