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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorXarifia comata Humes, 1962 
AphiaID: 356420

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 editorXarifiidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorXarifia (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorXarifia comata (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorXarifia Humes, 1960
Sources  original description Humes, A.G.. 1962. Eight new species of Xarifia (Copepoda, Cyclopoida), parasites of corals in Madagascar. Bulletin of the Museum of Comparative Zoology, Harvard University 128(2):37-63, pls. 1-13. (15-xi-1962) [details]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Feedingtypes  adult: parasitic: ectoparasitic on Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPocillopora eydouxi Milne Edwards, 1860 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPocillopora grandis Dana, 1846 [details]
adult: parasitic: ectoparasitic on Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPocillopora verrucosa (Ellis & Solander, 1786) [details]
adult: parasitic: endoparasitic in Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPocillopora verrucosa (Ellis & Solander, 1786) [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 Madagascar; Moluccas; Great Barrier Reef; Taiwan [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:356420
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2008-07-15 14:41:49Z  created  Walter, T. Chad
  
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  Citation: Walter, T. Chad (2014). Xarifia comata Humes, 1962. 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=356420 on 2014-12-21
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