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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCastexia douvillei Mercier, 1936 † 
AphiaID: 558731

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 editorPionodesmotidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCastexia † (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCastexia Mercier, 1936 †
Source  original description Mercier, J.. 1936. Zoothylacies d'Echinide fossile provoquées par un Crustacé: Castexia duvillei nov. gen., nov. sp. [Zoothylacies [animal galls] of a fossil echinid caused by a crustacean: Castexia duvillei nov. gen., nov. sp.] Bulletin de la Société géologique de France, série 5 6:149-154. [In French.] [details]

Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range fossil only
Feedingtype  parasite on Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCollyrites dorsalis L. Agassiz, in L. Agassiz & Desor, 1847 † [details]
Link Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:558731
Taxonomic
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Date   action   by
2011-01-25 16:06:56Z  created  Walter, T. Chad
2013-04-11 15:18:34Z  changed  Boxshall, Geoff
  
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  Citation: Boxshall, G.; Walter, T. Chad (2014). Castexia douvillei Mercier, 1936. 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=558731 on 2014-08-21
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