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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelicertus tigrinus Rafinesque, 1814 
AphiaID: 377727

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 editorMalacostraca (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEumalacostraca (Subclass) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEucarida (Superorder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDecapoda (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDendrobranchiata (Suborder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPenaeoidea (Superfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPenaeidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelicertus (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelicertus tigrinus (Species)
Status Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted (synonym)
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPenaeus kerathurus (Forskål, 1775)
Rank Species
Typetaxon of  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelicertus Rafinesque, 1814
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelicertus Rafinesque, 1814 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPenaeus Fabricius, 1798
Sources  original description Rafinesque, C.S. (1814). Précis des découvertes et travaux somiologiques de Mr. C.S. Rafinesque-Schmaltz entre 1800 et 1814; ou choix raisonné de ses principales découvertes en zoologie et en botanique, pour servir d'introduction à ses ouvrages futurs. Palerme. Pp. 1-55. Also lithoprint facsimile re-edition in 1948 by Peter Smith, The Murray Printing Company, Wakefield, Massachusetts 55pp; plates. [details]

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Environment marine, brackish
Specimen  Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype , locality Sicily [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (7 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:377727
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2008-12-10 10:07:28Z  created  Decock, Wim
2011-02-04 10:44:40Z  changed  De Grave, Sammy
2011-10-28 08:36:16Z  changed  Fransen, Charles
2014-05-27 07:54:58Z  changed  Fransen, Charles
  
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  Citation: Fransen, C.; De Grave, S. (2014). Melicertus tigrinus Rafinesque, 1814. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=377727 on 2014-12-29
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