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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorQuasimelita Jarrett & Bousfield, 1996 
AphiaID: 422871

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 editorMulticrustacea (Superclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMalacostraca (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEumalacostraca (Subclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPeracarida (Superorder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphipoda (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSenticaudata (Suborder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHadziida (Infraorder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHadziidira (Parvorder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHadzioidea (Superfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelitidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorQuasimelita (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelitidae Bousfield, 1973
Sources  original description Jarrett N.E. & Bousfield E.L. (1996). The Amphipod Superfamily Hadzioidea on the Pacific Coast of North America: Family Melitidae. Part I. The Melita Group: Systematics and Distributional Ecology. Amphipacifica, 2, 2, 3-74. [details]

identification resource Labay, V. S. (2014). Review of amphipods of the Melita group (Amphipoda: Melitidae) from the coastal waters of Sakhalin Island (Far East of Russia). II. Genera Quasimelita Jarrett & Bousfield, 1996 and Melitoides Gurjanova, 1934. Zootaxa. 3869(3): 237., available online at http://dx.doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.3869.3.3
page(s): 269; note: Key to the world species of Quasimelita. [details]

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taxa (6)

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 Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorQuasimelita abyssorum (Stephensen, 1944)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorQuasimelita formosa (Murdoch, 1885)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorQuasimelita jarettii Labay, 2014
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorQuasimelita quadrispinosa (Vosseler, 1889)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorQuasimelita serraticoxae Labay, 2014
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorQuasimelita tolyza Labay, 2014
Environment marine
Link Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:422871
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Date   action   by
2009-10-07 08:02:26Z  created  Hopcroft, Russ
2010-10-26 10:14:21Z  changed  Lowry, Jim
  
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  Citation: Lowry, J. (2015). Quasimelita. In: Horton, T.; Lowry, J. & De Broyer, C. (2013 onwards) World Amphipoda Database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=422871 on 2015-08-01
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