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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLepeophtheirus lewisi Hewitt, 1971 
AphiaID: 718866

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 editorMulticrustacea (Superclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHexanauplia (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 editorLepeophtheirus (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLepeophtheirus lewisi (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLepeophtheirus von Nordmann, 1832
Orig. name Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLepeophtheirus lewisi Hewitt, 1971
Synonymised
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  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDentigryps bifurcatus Lewis A.G., 1964 (name preoccupied on transfer from Dentigryps to Lepeophtheirus, replaced by Hewitt, 1971)
Sources  original description Hewitt, G.C. (1971). Species of Lepeophtheirus (Copepoda, Caligidae) recorded from the ocean sunfish (Mola mola) and their implications for the caligid genus Dentigryps. Journal of the Fisheries Research Board of Canada 28(3):323-334, figs. 1-37, tab. 1. [details]

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Environment marine
Distribution 
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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHawaii [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:718866
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2013-02-08 15:26:08Z  created  Boxshall, Geoff
  
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  Citation: Boxshall, G. (2013). Lepeophtheirus lewisi Hewitt, 1971. In: Walter, T.C. & Boxshall, G. (2017). World of Copepods database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=718866 on 2017-09-23
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