WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmaterasia Izawa, 2008

370555  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:370555)

accepted
Genus
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmaterasia amanoiwatoi Izawa, 2008 (type by original designation)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
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]   
Walter, T. Chad; Boxshall, G. (2015). Amaterasia Izawa, 2008. In: Walter, T.C. & Boxshall, G. (2017). World of Copepods database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/traits/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=370555 on 2017-12-16

Date
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2008-11-25 20:35:23Z
created
2014-04-24 11:22:47Z
changed
2015-02-23 08:14:28Z
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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]   

additional source Tang, D., G.W. Benz & K. Nagasawa. (2012). Description of the male of Prosaetes rhinodontis (Wright, 1876) (Crustacea, Copepoda, Siphonostomatoida), with a proposal to synonymize Cecropidae Dana, 1849 and Amaterasidae Izawa, 2008 with Pandaridae Milne Edwards, 1840. Zoosymposia 8:7-19. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request]