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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTaeniacanthus similis Dojiri & Cressey, 1987 
AphiaID: 356022

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 editorTaeniacanthidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTaeniacanthus (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTaeniacanthus similis (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTaeniacanthus Sumpf, 1871
Sources  original description Dojiri, M. & R.F. Cressey. 1987. Revision of the Taeniacanthidae (Copepoda: Poecilostomatoida) parasitic on fishes and sea urchins. Smithsonian Contributions to Zoology 447:i-iv, 1-250, figs. 1-166. [details]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Feedingtypes  adult: parasitic: ectoparasitic [details]
adult: parasitic: ectoparasitic on Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAlutera scripta (Osbeck, 1765) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAluterus scriptus (Osbeck, 1765) [details]
adult: parasitic: ectoparasitic on Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiodon holacanthus Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiodon holocanthus Linnaeus, 1758 [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 New Zealand; Kangaroo island, Australia; Philippine Islands; Netherland Indies [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:356022
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  Citation: Walter, T. Chad (2014). Taeniacanthus similis Dojiri & Cressey, 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=356022 on 2014-12-22
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