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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMetacaligus uruguayensis (Thomsen, 1949) 
AphiaID: 365813

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 editorCaligidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMetacaligus (Genus)
Status Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted (synonym according to Hayes, Justine & Boxshall, 2012)
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMetacaligus trichiuri (Krøyer, 1863)
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMetacaligus Thomsen, 1949
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaligus longicervicis Gnanamuthu, 1950 (synonym according to Ho & Lin, 2004)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaligus uruguayensis Thomsen, 1949 (synonym)
Source  source of synonymy Walter, Chad. The world of Copepods., available online at http://www.marinespecies.org/copepoda [details]

Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Feedingtypes  adult: parasitic: ectoparasitic [details]
adult: parasitic: ectoparasitic on Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLobotes surinamensis (Bloch, 1790) [details]
adult: parasitic: ectoparasitic on Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTrichiurus lepturus Linnaeus, 1758 [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (1 barcode) 
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 GenBank (2 nucleotides; 1 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Copepod Collection 
Notes 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Uruguay, Brazil, Venezuela, India, Sri Lanka, Taiwan [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat in gill/oral cavities [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:365813
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2008-08-06 09:42:48Z  created  Walter, T. Chad
2010-03-29 18:08:35Z  changed  Ho, Ju-shey
2012-11-06 11:24:50Z  changed  Boxshall, Geoff
  
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  Citation: Boxshall, G.; Ho, J.; Walter, T. Chad (2014). Metacaligus uruguayensis (Thomsen, 1949). 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=365813 on 2014-10-20
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