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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVaigamus retrobarbatus Thatcher & Robertson B.A., 1984 
AphiaID: 356357

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 editorVaigamus (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVaigamus retrobarbatus (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVaigamus Thatcher & Robertson B.A., 1984
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorErgasilus retrobarbatus Thatcher & Robertson B.A., 1984
Sources  original description Thatcher, V.E. & B.A. Robertson. 1984. The parasitic crustaceans of fishes from the Brazilian Amazon. 11. Vaigamidae fam. nov. (Copepoda: Poecilostomatoida) with males and females of Vaigamus retrobarbatus gen. et sp. nov. and V. spinicephalus sp. nov. from plankton. Canadian Journal of Zoology 62(4):716-729, figs. 1-45, tabs. 1-8. (iv-1984, French summary.) [details]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Feedingtype  parasite [details]
Note 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBiology in plankton [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:356357
Taxonomic
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Date   action   by
2008-07-15 14:41:49Z  created  Walter, T. Chad
2008-12-06 16:02:12Z  changed  Boxshall, Geoff
  
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  Citation: Boxshall, G.; Walter, T. Chad (2014). Vaigamus retrobarbatus Thatcher & Robertson B.A., 1984. 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=356357 on 2014-11-29
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