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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelicertus similis Chanda & Bhattacharya, 2002 
AphiaID: 387607

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)
Status Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPenaeus similis (Chanda & Bhattacharya, 2002)
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelicertus Rafinesque, 1814 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPenaeus Fabricius, 1798
Sources  original description Chanda, A. & T. Bhattacharya, 2002. Melicertus similis, a new species of prawn, Decapoda: Penaeidae, from India.— Journal of the Bombay Natural History Society 99: 495-498.  [details]

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Environment marine, fresh, terrestrial
Link Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:387607
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Date   action   by
2009-04-03 07:35:23Z  created  db_admin
2010-09-09 15:21:07Z  checked  De Grave, Sammy
2014-05-27 07:24:28Z  changed  Fransen, Charles
  
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  Citation: Fransen, C.; De Grave, S. (2014). Melicertus similis Chanda & Bhattacharya, 2002. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=387607 on 2014-08-29
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