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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMicroscina rostrata Zeidler, 2012 
AphiaID: 712042

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 editorHyperiidea (Suborder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPhysosomata (Infraorder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScinoidea (Superfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMicroscinidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMicroscina (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Typetaxon of  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMicroscina Zeidler, 2012
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMicroscina Zeidler, 2012
Source  original description Zeidler, W. (2012). A review of the hyperiidean amphipod families Mimonectidae and Proscinidae (Crustacea: Amphipoda: Hyperiidea: Scinoidea). Zootaxa 3533: 1–74, available online at http://www.mapress.com/zootaxa/2012/f/z03533p074f.pdf [details]

Environment marine
Distribution  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editortype locality Tropical Atlantic [details]
Specimen  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype ZMUC CRU-20441, locality Tropical Atlantic (In vicinity of Gulf of Guinea) [details]
Note 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology The specific name emphasises the unusual character of the relatively long rostrum that distinguishes this species. [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:712042
Taxonomic
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2012-12-11 17:10:58Z  created  Horton, Tammy
  
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  Citation: Horton, T. (2014). Microscina rostrata Zeidler, 2012. 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=712042 on 2014-07-28
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