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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelinnacheres levinseni (McIntosh, 1885) 
AphiaID: 359294

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 editorPoecilostomatoida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSaccopsidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelinnacheres (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelinnacheres levinseni (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelinnacheres Sars M., 1870
Orig. name Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOestrella levinseni McIntosh, 1885
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOestrella levinseni McIntosh, 1885 (synonym)
Sources 
redescription Huys, R. (2016). Enigmas from the past: M’Intosh’s (1885) annelidicolous copepods from the voyage of H.M.S. Challenger. Zootaxa. 4174(1): 355-385., available online at http://mapress.com/j/zt/article/view/zootaxa.4174.1.22 [details]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Distribution 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNorth Atlantic Deep [details]
Feedingtype  adult: parasitic: ectoparasitic on Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEhlersiella atlantica McIntosh, 1885 [details]
Link Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:359294
Taxonomic
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2008-07-15 14:41:49Z  created  Walter, T. Chad
  
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  Citation: Walter, T. Chad (2015). Melinnacheres levinseni (McIntosh, 1885). 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=359294 on 2017-02-24
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