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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChonopeltis meridionalis Fryer, 1964 
AphiaID: 357826

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 editorChonopeltis (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChonopeltis meridionalis (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChonopeltis Thiele, 1900
Orig. name Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChonopeltis meridionalis Fryer, 1964
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChonopeltis koki Van As, 1992 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChonopeltis victori Avenant-Oldewage, 1991 (synonym)
Sources  original description Fryer, G. (1964). Further studies on the parasitic Crustacea of African freshwater fishes. Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London 143(1):79-102, figs. 1-28. [details]

redescription Van As, L. L.; Smit, N. J.; Van As, J. G. (2017). Rediscovery of Chonopeltis meridionalis Fryer, 1964 (Crustacea: Branchiura) from Labeo rosae Steindachner in the River Olifants, Mpumalanga, and the taxonomic status of C. victori Avenant-Oldewage, 1991 and C. koki Van As, 1992. Systematic Parasitology. 94(7): 797-807., available online at https://doi.org/10.1007/s11230-017-9737-1 [details]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Link Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (1 publication) 
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:357826
Taxonomic
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2008-07-15 14:41:49Z  created  Walter, T. Chad
  
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  Citation: Walter, T. Chad (2008). Chonopeltis meridionalis Fryer, 1964. 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=357826 on 2017-09-25
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