WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParamacrochiron pacificum (Wilson C.B., 1950)

359894

urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:359894

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution off Luzon, Philippine Islands  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution off Luzon, Philippine Islands [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTaxonomy Humes & Stock (1973) stated: "Although the...  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTaxonomy Humes & Stock (1973) stated: "Although the original description lacks certain information, on the basis of the large size and the relatively long endopod of leg 4, it seems justified to place this species in Paramacrochiron." [details]
Walter, T. Chad (2008). Paramacrochiron pacificum (Wilson C.B., 1950). In: Walter, T.C. & Boxshall, G. (2017). World of Copepods database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=359894 on 2017-11-17

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2008-07-15 14:41:49Z
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basis of record Walter, Chad. The world of Copepods. , available online at http://www.marinespecies.org/copepoda [details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorPseudanthessius pacificus Wilson C.B., 1950) Walter, Chad. The world of Copepods. , available online at http://www.marinespecies.org/copepoda [details]   
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution off Luzon, Philippine Islands [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTaxonomy Humes & Stock (1973) stated: "Although the original description lacks certain information, on the basis of the large size and the relatively long endopod of leg 4, it seems justified to place this species in Paramacrochiron." [details]
 

Feeding Type
adult: parasitic: ectoparasitic [details]