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Lernaea  Linnaeus, 1758
Taxonomic Serial No.: 89253

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Common Name(s):    
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: unknown   
  Latest Record Review: 2004   

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
             PhylumArthropoda  – Artrópode, arthropodes, arthropods  
                SubphylumCrustacea Brünnich, 1772 – crustacés, crustáceo, crustaceans  
                   ClassMaxillopoda Dahl, 1956  
                      SubclassCopepoda Milne-Edwards, 1840 – copepods, copépodes  
                         InfraclassNeocopepoda Huys & Boxshall, 1991  
                            SuperorderPodoplea Giesbrecht, 1882  
                               OrderCyclopoida Burmeister, 1834  
                                  FamilyLernaeidae Cobbold, 1879  
                                     GenusLernaea Linnaeus, 1758  
    Direct Children:  
                                        Species Lernaea catostomi (Krřyer, 1863)  
                                        Species Lernaea cruciata (Lesueur, 1824)  
                                        Species Lernaea cyprinacea Linnaeus, 1758 – anchor worm 
                                        Species Lernaea dolabrodes C. B. Wilson, 1917  
                                        Species Lernaea insolens C. B. Wilson, 1919  
                                        Species Lernaea parasiluri Yü, 1938  
                                        Species Lernaea pomotidis (Krřyer, 1863)  
                                        Species Lernaea tenuis (C. B. Wilson, 1916)  
                                        Species Lernaea variabilis (C. B. Wilson, 1916)  

  Reference for:    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Lernaea   
  Source: The World of Copepods, 28-Jul-2004, website (version undefined)  
  Acquired: 2004   
  Reference for: Lernaea   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Grabda, Jadwiga  
  Publication Date: 1963   
  Article/Chapter Title: Life cycle and morphogenesis of Lernaea cyprinacea L.   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Acta Parasitologica Polonica, vol. 11, no. 14   
  Page(s): 169-198   
  Publication Place:    
  Reference for: Lernaea   

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