Copepoda taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorApolethon Wells, 1967 
AphiaID: 149985

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArthropoda > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCrustacea > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMaxillopoda > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCopepoda > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNeocopepoda > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPodoplea > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHarpacticoida > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHarpacticoida incertae sedis
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHarpacticoida incertae sedis
Sources 
status source Schizas, N.V. & T.C. Shirley. 2006. Apolethon hippoperus (Copepoda: Harpacticoida): a new species from southeastern Alaska. Journal of Crustacean Biology 26(3):341-354. [details]

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 Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorApolethon articulatus Lee & Chang, 2008
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorApolethon bilobatus Shen & Tai, 1973
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorApolethon fumator Wells, 1967
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorApolethon hippoperus Schizas & Shirley, 2006
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorApolethon trigonus Shen & Tai, 1973
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Links Checked: verified by a taxonomic editor3x5 C.B. Wilson Taxonomic Card - Apolethon Document hosted within Copepoda 
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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTaxonomy Schizas & Shirley (2006) provide a detailed analysis and discussion on the relationships of Apolethon within the superfamily Laophontoidea, and conclude that the genus should be placed as incertae sedis in Laophontoidea [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:149985
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Date   action   by
2005-04-01 08:32:29Z  created  Cuvelier, Daphne
2010-07-02 18:56:27Z  checked  Walter, T. Chad
2012-01-06 16:47:04Z  changed  Walter, T. Chad
  
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  Citation: Walter, T. Chad (2014). Apolethon Wells, 1967. In: Walter, T.C. & Boxshall, G. (2014). World of Copepods database. Accessed through: Walter, T.C. & Boxshall, G. (2014). World of Copepods database at http://www.marinespecies.org/copepoda/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=149985 on 2014-07-29