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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsteropontius littoralis Ummerkutty, 1962 
AphiaID: 357310

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 editorSiphonostomatoida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterocheridae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsteropontius (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsteropontius Thompson I. & Scott A., 1903
Sources  original description Ummerkutty, A.N.P.. 1962. Studies on Indian copepods. 5. On eleven new species of marine cyclopoid copepods from the south-east coast of India. Journal of the Marine Biological Association of India 3:19-69, figs. 1-12, text-fig. 1. (x-1962) [details]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Feedingtype  adult: parasitic: ectoparasitic on Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPocillopora damicornis (Linnaeus, 1758) [details]
Link Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:357310
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2008-07-15 14:41:49Z  created  Walter, T. Chad
  
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  Citation: Walter, T. Chad (2014). Asteropontius littoralis Ummerkutty, 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=357310 on 2014-10-01
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