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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArgulus melita Van Beneden, 1891 
AphiaID: 357226

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 editorOligostraca (Superclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIchthyostraca (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBranchiura (Subclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArguloida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArguloidea (Superfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArgulidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArgulus (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArgulus melita (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArgulus O.F. Müller, 1785
Orig. name Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArgulus melita Van Beneden, 1891
Sources  original description Beneden, P.J. Van. (1891). Un Argule nouveau des Côtes d'Afrique. Bulletin de l'Académie Royale de Belgique, 3e série 22(11):369-378. [details]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Feedingtype  parasitic: ectoparasitic [details]
Link Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:357226
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Date   action   by
2008-07-15 14:41:49Z  created  Walter, T. Chad
2010-06-02 15:44:58Z  changed  Boxshall, Geoff
  
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  Citation: Boxshall, G.; Walter, T. Chad (2015). Argulus melita Van Beneden, 1891. In: Walter, T.C. & Boxshall, G. (2015). World of Copepods database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=357226 on 2016-09-26
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