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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmaterasia amanoiwatoi Izawa, 2008 
AphiaID: 370556

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) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmaterasia amanoiwatoi (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmaterasia Izawa, 2008
Source  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]

Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Feedingtypes  adult: parasitic: ectoparasitic on Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorXanthichthys lineopunctatus (Hollard, 1854) [details]
juvenile: parasitic: endoparasitic in Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorXanthichthys lineopunctatus (Hollard, 1854) [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 
Note 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution off Clarion Island, eastern Pacific [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:370556
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2008-11-25 20:35:23Z  created  Walter, T. Chad
  
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  Citation: Walter, T. Chad (2014). Amaterasia amanoiwatoi 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/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=370556 on 2014-12-22
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