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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeiperia australiensis Riley & Huchzermeyer, 1996 
AphiaID: 384726

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) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSebekidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeiperiinae (Subfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeiperia (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeiperia australiensis (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeiperia Sambon, 1922
Sources  original description Riley, J., and Huchzermeyer, F.W. 1996. A reassessment of the pentastomid genus Leiperia Sambon, 1992, with a description of a new species from both the Indopacific crocodile Crocodylus porosus and Johnston’s crocodile C johnsoni in Australia. Systematic Parasitology 34: 53-66. [details]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Distribution 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCentral Indo-Pacific [details]
Feedingtype  parasitic: endoparasitic in Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCrocodylus porosus Schneider, 1801 [details]
Link Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:384726
Taxonomic
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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
2013-05-02 13:02:28Z  changed  Poore, Gary
  
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  Citation: Poore, G. (2014). Leiperia australiensis Riley & Huchzermeyer, 1996. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=384726 on 2014-12-26
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