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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMiracetyma piraya Malta, 1993 
AphiaID: 353503

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 editorErgasilidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMiracetyma (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMiracetyma Malta, 1993
Sources  original description Malta, J.C.O.. 1994. Miracetyma piraya sp. nov. (Copepoda, Ergasilidae) das brânquias de Pygocentrus nattereri (Kner, 1860) (Characiformes: Serrasalmidae) da Amazônia brasileira. Acta Amazonica 23(2-3):261-269. (For 1993; published viii.1994.) [details]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Feedingtypes  adult: parasitic: ectoparasitic [details]
adult: parasitic: ectoparasitic on Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPygocentrus [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:353503
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2008-07-15 14:41:49Z  created  Walter, T. Chad
  
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  Citation: Walter, T. Chad (2014). Miracetyma piraya Malta, 1993. 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=353503 on 2014-08-30
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