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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorProteocephalus elongatus Chandler, 1935 
AphiaID: 419244

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlatyhelminthes (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNeodermata (Subphylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCestoda (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEucestoda (Subclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOnchoproteocephalidea (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorProteocephalidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorProteocephalus (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorProteocephalus elongatus (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorProteocephalus Weinland, 1858
Orig. name Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorProteocephalus elongatus Chandler, 1935
Sources  original description Chandler, A. C. (1935). Parasites of fishes in Galveston Bay. Proceedings of the United States National Museum. 83(2977), 123-157. [details]

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Environment marine
Distribution 
From other sources
Gulf of Mexico
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Mexico [details]
Feedingtype  adult: parasite on Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLepisosteus osseus (Linnaeus, 1758) [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Global Biotic Interactions (GloBI) 
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:419244
Taxonomic
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Date   action   by
2009-10-06 12:38:14Z  created  db_admin
2010-09-13 09:39:30Z  checked  Bray, Rod
  
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  Citation: Bray, R. (2010). Proteocephalus elongatus. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=419244 on 2016-12-08
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