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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMeridionalicythere megalodiscus (Skogsberg, 1928) Hartmann, 1990 
AphiaID: 391271

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 editorOstracoda (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPodocopa (Subclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPodocopida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCytherocopina (Suborder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCytheroidea (Superfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHemicytheridae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMeridionalicythere (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMeridionalicythere Whatley, Chadwick, Coxill & Toy, 1987
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAustralicythere megalodisca (Skogsberg, 1928) Benson, 1964 (new combination)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCythereis (Cythereis) megalodiscus Skogsberg, 1928 (new combination)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCythereis megalodiscus Skogsberg, 1928 (new combination)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPatagonacythere megalodiscus (Skogsberg, 1928) (new combination)
Sources  original description Skogsberg, T. (1928). Studies on marine ostracods. Part 2. External morphology of the genus Cythereis with descriptions of twenty- one new species. Occasional Papers California Academy of Sciences 15, 1–155. [details]

new combination reference Hartmann G. (1990). Antarktische benthische Ostracoden 6. Auswertung der Reise "Polarstern" ANT VI-2 (1. Teil, Meiofauna und Zehnerserien) sowie Versuch einer vorläufigen Auswertung aller bislang vorliegenden Daten. Mitteilungen aus den Hamburgischen Zoologischen Museum und Institut, 87, pp. 191-245. [details]

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Environment marine, fresh
Fossil range recent + fossil
Distribution 
From other sources
Southern Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAntarctic Ocean [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSubantarctic Waters [details]
Link Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:391271
Taxonomic
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Date   action   by
2009-04-15 08:01:52Z  created  De Broyer, Claude
2010-03-02 08:34:02Z  changed  Kihara, Terue Cristina
2010-03-02 08:47:06Z  checked  Brandão, Simone Nunes
2014-08-13 08:10:14Z  changed  Brandão, Simone Nunes
2014-08-13 09:29:31Z  changed  Brandão, Simone Nunes
  
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  Citation: Brandão, S. (2014). Meridionalicythere megalodiscus (Skogsberg, 1928). In: Brandão, S. N.; Angel, M. V.; Karanovic, I.; Parker, A.; Perrier, V.; Sames, B. & Yasuhara, M. (2014) World Ostracoda Database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=391271 on 2014-08-23
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