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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMetacaligus yucatanensis Suárez-Morales, Kim & Escamilla, 2012 
AphiaID: 710879

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 editorSiphonostomatoida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaligidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMetacaligus (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMetacaligus Thomsen, 1949
Source  original description Suárez-Morales, E., I.H. Kim & B.J. Escamilla 2012 On some caligids (Copepoda: Caligidaae) from plankton of a coastal lagoon in the Gulf of Mexico with a description of a new species of Metacaligus. Zoological Studies 51(6):804-818. [details]

Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:710879
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2012-11-20 15:03:32Z  created  Walter, T. Chad
  
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  Citation: Walter, T. Chad (2014). Metacaligus yucatanensis Suárez-Morales, Kim & Escamilla, 2012. 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=710879 on 2014-07-10
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