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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcantholochus divaricatus (Cressey & Cressey, 1980) 
AphiaID: 356555

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 editorBomolochidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcantholochus (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcantholochus Cressey, 1984
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolobomolochus divaricatus Cressey & Cressey, 1980 (synonym)
Sources  original description Cressey, R.F. & H.B. Cressey. 1980. Bomolochid copepods parasitic on the eyes of Indo-West Pacific clupeid fishes. Fishery Bulletin, United States National Marine Fisheries Service 78(3):715-730, figs. 1-46, tab. 1. (vii-1980) [details]

source of synonymy Cressey, R.F.. 1984. A new genus of bomolochid copepod from eastern Pacific haemulid fishes. Bulletin of Marine Science 35(2):182-186, figs. 1-11. (9-xi-1984) [details]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Feedingtype  adult: parasitic: ectoparasitic on Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScomberomorus brasiliensis Collette, Russo & Zavala-Camin, 1978 [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
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From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Brazil, Panama (Atlantic side), Colombia (Atlantic side), Argentina, USA (Atlantic side), Surinam, Cuba, Haiti, Puerto Rico, and Venezuela [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:356555
Taxonomic
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2008-07-15 14:41:49Z  created  Walter, T. Chad
  
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  Citation: Walter, T. Chad (2014). Acantholochus divaricatus (Cressey & Cressey, 1980). 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=356555 on 2014-07-14
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