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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRuffosius Souza-Fihlo, 2011 
AphiaID: 559487

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 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 editorGammaridea (Suborder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCheidae (Family)
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Typetaxon Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRuffosius fluminensis Souza-Fihlo, 2011 (type by monotypy)
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCheidae Thurston, 1982
Source  original description Souza-Filho, J.F. (2011) First record of the family Cheidae (Amphipoda, Gammaridea) from the Brazilian coast, with description of two new genera and new species. Journal of Natural History, i, 1-20. [details]

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 Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRuffosius fluminensis Souza-Fihlo, 2011
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology Named in honour of Dr Sandro Ruffo (Civic Museum of Natural History, Verona, Italy) in recognition of his contribution to amphipod taxonomy. Gender masculine. [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:559487
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Date   action   by
2011-02-14 01:55:07Z  created  Lowry, Jim
2013-12-02 12:02:03Z  changed  Senna, AndrĂ© R.
  
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  Citation: Senna, AndrĂ© R.; Lowry, J. (2014). Ruffosius Souza-Fihlo, 2011. In: Horton, T.; Lowry, J. & De Broyer, C. (2013 onwards) World Amphipoda Database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=559487 on 2014-08-01
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