Copepoda taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorWedanus formosanus Cheng, Ho & Dai, 2008 
AphiaID: 378325

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 editorRhynchomolgidae > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorWedanus
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorWedanus Humes, 1978
Source  original description Cheng, Y.R., J.S. Ho & C.F. Dai. 2008. Wedanus formosanus n. sp. (Poecilostomatoida, Rhynchomolgidae), a copepod parasitic in a scleractinian coral of Taiwan. Crustaceana 81(9):1099-1105. [details]

Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Feedingtype  adult: parasitic: ectoparasitic on Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGoniopora minor Crossland, 1952 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGoniopora pedunculata Quoy & Gaimard, 1833 [details]
Link Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:378325
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2008-12-20 18:32:26Z  created  Walter, T. Chad
  
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  Citation: Walter, T. Chad (2014). Wedanus formosanus Cheng, Ho & Dai, 2008. 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=378325 on 2014-09-02