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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorWellsopsyllus (Wellsopsyllus) gigas (Wells, 1965) 
AphiaID: 729901

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 editorHarpacticoida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParamesochridae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorWellsopsyllus (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorWellsopsyllus (Wellsopsyllus) (Subgenus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorWellsopsyllus (Wellsopsyllus) gigas (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorWellsopsyllus (Wellsopsyllus) Kunz, 1981
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParamesochra gigas Wells, 1965
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScottopsyllus (Wellsopsyllus) gigas (Wells, 1965)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScottopsyllus gigas (Wells, 1965) (see Huys, 2009 - table 2)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorWellsopsyllus gigas (Wells, 1965)
Sources  additional source (of Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScottopsyllus (Wellsopsyllus) gigas (Wells, 1965)) Bodin, P. (1997). Catalogue of the new marine harpacticoid copepods. 1997 edition. Studiedocumenten van het K.B.I.N. = Documents de Travail de l'I.R.Sc.N.B., 89. Koninklijk Belgisch Instituut voor Natuurwetenschappen: Brussels, Belgium. 304 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh
Distribution 
From other sources
North Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEuropean waters (ERMS scope) [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorUnited Kingdom Exclusive Economic Zone [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:729901
Taxonomic
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2013-04-23 08:55:00Z  created  Boxshall, Geoff
  
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  Citation: Boxshall, G. (2014). Wellsopsyllus (Wellsopsyllus) gigas (Wells, 1965). 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=729901 on 2014-12-26
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