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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmaterasia Izawa, 2008 
AphiaID: 370555

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 editorAmaterasia (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPandaridae Milne Edwards, 1840
Sources  original description Izawa, K. 2008. Amaterasia amanoiwatoi nov.gen, nov.sp. (Copepoda, Siphonostomatoida, Amaterasidae Nov. fam.), with gall-forming juveniles parasitic on the fins of a balistid actinopterygian fish. Crustaceana (Leiden) 81(11):1331-1346. [details]

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 Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmaterasia amanoiwatoi Izawa, 2008
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmaterasia lewisi Tang, Benz & Nagasawa, 2012
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:370555
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Date   action   by
2008-11-25 20:35:23Z  created  Walter, T. Chad
2014-04-24 11:22:47Z  changed  Boxshall, Geoff
  
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  Citation: Boxshall, G.; Walter, T. Chad (2014). Amaterasia Izawa, 2008. 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=370555 on 2014-12-25
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