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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorProsaetes rhinodontis (Wright E.P., 1876) 
AphiaID: 360276

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 editorPandaridae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorProsaetes (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorProsaetes rhinodontis (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorProsaetes Wilson C.B., 1907
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDysgamus atlanticus Steenstrup & L├╝tken, 1861 (synonym according to Tang, Yamagisawa & Nagasawa (2010))
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchthrogaleus pectinatus Kirtisinghe, 1964 (synonym according to Tang, Yamagisawa & Nagasawa (2010))
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStasiotes rhinodontis Wright E.P., 1876 (synonym)
Sources  original description Wright, E.P.. 1876. A new genus and species belonging to the family Pandarina. Proceedings of the Royal Irish Academy (2)2:583-585, pl. 35. (vii-1876) [details]

redescription Tang, D., M. Yanagisawa & K. Nagasawa. 2010. Redescription of Prosaetes rhinodontis (Wright, 1876) (Crustacea: Copepoda: Siphonostomatoida), an enigmatic parasite of the whale shark, Rhincodon typus Smith (Elasmobranchii: Orectolobiformes: Rhincodontidae). Zootaxa 2493:1-15. [details]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Feedingtype  adult: parasitic: ectoparasitic on Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRhinodon typicus Smith, 1845 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRhincodon typus Smith, 1828 [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (1 publication) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Copepod Collection 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
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From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Capetown, South Africa [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:360276
Taxonomic
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2008-07-15 14:41:49Z  created  Walter, T. Chad
  
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  Citation: Walter, T. Chad (2014). Prosaetes rhinodontis (Wright E.P., 1876). 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=360276 on 2014-12-25
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