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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPorocephalidae Sambon, 1922 
AphiaID: 384710

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 editorPentastomida (Subclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPorocephalida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPorocephaloidea (Superfamily)
Status accepted
Rank Family
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPorocephaloidea Sambon, 1922
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPentastomidae Shipley, 1909 (junior synonym)
Sources  original description Sambon, L.W. 1922. A synopsis of the family Linguatulidae [part I]. Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene 25: 188-206. [details]

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 Subfamily Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArmilliferinae Kishida, 1928
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArmillifer Sambon, 1922
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCubirea Kishida, 1928
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLigamifer Heymons, 1932 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArmillifer Sambon, 1922
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNetorhynchus Zenker, 1827 (unaccepted, unlikely to be a pentastomid)
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNettorhynchus Zenker, 1827 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNetorhynchus Zenker, 1827
Subfamily Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPorocephalinae Sambon, 1922
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorElenia Heymons, 1932
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGigliolella Chabaud & Choquet, 1954
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorKiricephalus Sambon, 1922
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParasambonia Stunkard & Gandal, 1968
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolystoma
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPorocephalus Humboldt, 1812
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorWaddycephalus Sambon, 1922
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCayerina Kishida, 1927 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorKiricephalus Sambon, 1922
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPentastoma Rudolphi, 1812 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPorocephalus Humboldt, 1812
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPentastomum Rudolphi, 1812 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPorocephalus Humboldt, 1812
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Feedingtype  parasitic: endoparasitic [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:384710
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Date   action   by
2009-03-10 14:14:17Z  created  Boxshall, Geoff
2012-11-22 16:24:36Z  changed  Boxshall, Geoff
2013-04-30 11:54:10Z  changed  Poore, Gary
  
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  Citation: Poore, G. (2014). Porocephalidae Sambon, 1922. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=384710 on 2014-07-23
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