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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiopsyllus latus Humes & Hendler, 1999 
AphiaID: 361698

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 editorCancerillidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiopsyllus (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiopsyllus Stock, Humes & Gooding, 1963
Sources  original description Humes, A.G. & G. Hendler. 1999. Biology and taxonomy of species of Ophiopsyllus and Pseudanthessius (Copepoda) associated with brittle stars (Ophiuroidea) in Belize. Bulletin of Marine Science 65(3):699-713. [details]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Feedingtypes  adult: parasitic: ectoparasitic on Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiocoma pumila L├╝tken, 1856 [details]
adult: parasitic: ectoparasitic on Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiocomella ophiactoides (H.L. Clark, 1900) [details]
Links 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 
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:361698
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2008-07-15 14:41:49Z  created  Walter, T. Chad
  
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  Citation: Walter, T. Chad (2014). Ophiopsyllus latus Humes & Hendler, 1999. 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=361698 on 2014-08-22
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