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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmazonicopeus elongatus Thatcher, 1986 
AphiaID: 463581

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 editorCopepoda (Subclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNeocopepoda (Infraclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPodoplea (Superorder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPoecilostomatoida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorErgasilidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmazonicopeus (Genus)
Status Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted (synonym, according to Motta Amado (1992) )
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTherodamas elongatus (Thatcher, 1986)
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmazonicopeus Thatcher, 1986 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTherodamas Krøyer, 1863
Source  original description Thatcher, V.E.. 1986. The parasitic crustaceans of fishes from the Brazilian Amazon, 16. Amazonicopeus elongatus gen. et sp. nov. (Copepoda: Poecilostomatoida) with the proposal of Amazonicopeidae fam. nov. and remarks on its pathogenicity. Amazoniana, Kiel 10(1):49-56, figs. 1-15, tabs. 1-3. (vii.1986, Portuguese summary). [details]

Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Feedingtypes  adult: parasitic: ectoparasitic [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:463581
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2010-03-02 23:18:05Z  created  Ho, Ju-shey
  
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  Citation: Ho, J. (2014). Amazonicopeus elongatus Thatcher, 1986. In: Walter, T.C. & Boxshall, G. (2014). World of Copepods database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=463581 on 2014-07-28
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