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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAlebion maculatus Wilson C.B., 1932 
AphiaID: 356920

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 editorMulticrustacea (Superclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHexanauplia (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 editorSiphonostomatoida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaligidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAlebion (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAlebion maculatus (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAlebion Krøyer, 1863
Orig. name Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAlebion maculatus Wilson C.B., 1932
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAlebion alatus Gnanamuthu, 1951 (synonym according to Cressey, 1972)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAlebion megacephalus Kirtisinghe, 1956 (synonym according to Cressey, 1972)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAlebion spinosus Rangnekar, 1959 (synonym according to Cressey, 1972)
Sources  original description Wilson, C.B.. (1932). The copepods of the Woods Hole region, Massachusetts. Bulletin of the United States National Museum 158:1-635, figs. 1-316, pls. 1-41. (16-viii-1932) [details]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Feedingtype  adult: parasitic: ectoparasitic on Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCarcharhinus limbatus (Müller & Henle, 1839) [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Arthropoda Collection (1 record) 
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:356920
Taxonomic
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2008-07-15 14:41:49Z  created  Walter, T. Chad
  
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  Citation: Walter, T. Chad (2008). Alebion maculatus Wilson C.B., 1932. In: Walter, T.C. & Boxshall, G. (2017). World of Copepods database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=356920 on 2017-05-22
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