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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMalo kingi Gershwin, 2007 
AphiaID: 567183

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCnidaria (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCubozoa (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCarybdeida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCarukiidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMalo (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMalo Gershwin, 2005
Sources  original description Gershwin, L. 2007. Malo kingi: A new species of Irukandji jellyfish (Cnidaria: Cubozoa: Carybdeida), possibly lethal to humans. Zootaxa 1659: 55–68. [details]

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Environment marine, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (18 nucleotides; 17 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Cnidaria Collection 
Note 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSynonymy Straehler-Pohl 2014 suggests that Malo kingi is a junior synonym of Malo maxima. No genetic data included. [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:567183
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2011-04-02 11:28:37Z  created  Collins, Allen G.
  
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  Citation: Collins, Allen G. (2014). Malo kingi Gershwin, 2007. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=567183 on 2014-08-29
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