Copepoda taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMacrochiron avirostrum Morris, 1973 
AphiaID: 353218

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 editorPoecilostomatoida > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMacrochironidae > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMacrochiron
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMacrochiron Brady, 1872
Sources  original description Morris, B.. 1973. Two new species of Macrochiron Brady, 1872, and a new record for Pseudomacrochiron parvum (A. Scott, 1909) in the northwest Atlantic (Copepoda, Cyclopoida). Crustaceana, Leiden 24(1):57-71, figs. 1-47. (3-v-1973) [details]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Feedingtype  adult: parasitic: ectoparasitic on Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSargassum C.Agardh, 1820 [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Copepod Collection 
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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAdditional information Morris (1973) stated that the specimens may have been associates of the hydroid Obelia longissima (Pallas) found on the Sargassum. [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:353218
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  Citation: Walter, T. Chad (2014). Macrochiron avirostrum Morris, 1973. 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=353218 on 2014-09-30