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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVanbenedenia chimaerae (Heegaard, 1962) 
AphiaID: 360763

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 editorLernaeopodidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVanbenedenia (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVanbenedenia chimaerae (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVanbenedenia Malm, 1860
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTracheliastes chimaerae Heegaard, 1962
Sources  original description Heegaard, P.E.. 1962. Parasitic Copepoda from Australian waters. Records of the Australian Museum 25(9):149-234, figs. 1-250. (28-v-1962) [details]

new combination reference Kabata, Z.. 1964. On the adult and juvenile stages of Vanbenedenia chimaerae (Heegaard, 1962) (Copepoda: Lernaeopodidae) from Australian waters. Proceedings of the Linnean Society of New South Wales 89(2):254-267, figs. 1-40. [details]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Feedingtype  adult: parasitic: ectoparasitic on Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChimaera monstrosa Linnaeus, 1758 [details]
Link Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:360763
Taxonomic
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2008-07-15 14:41:49Z  created  Walter, T. Chad
  
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  Citation: Walter, T. Chad (2014). Vanbenedenia chimaerae (Heegaard, 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/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=360763 on 2014-12-21
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