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Argulus megalops  S. I. Smith, 1873
Taxonomic Serial No.: 89425

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
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  Current Standing: valid  
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  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
             PhylumArthropoda  – Artrópode, arthropodes, arthropods  
                SubphylumCrustacea Brünnich, 1772 – crustacés, crustáceo, crustaceans  
                   ClassMaxillopoda Dahl, 1956  
                      SubclassBranchiura Thorell, 1864  
                         OrderArguloida Yamaguti, 1963  
                            FamilyArgulidae Yamaguti, 1963  
                               GenusArgulus Müller, 1785  
                                  SpeciesArgulus megalops S. I. Smith, 1873  
    Direct Children:  
                                     Subspecies Argulus megalops megalops S. I. Smith, 1873 – bigeyed fishlouse 
                                     Subspecies Argulus megalops spinosus C. B. Wilson, 1944 – St. Lawrence fishlouse 

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  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Argulus megalops   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Verriel, A. E. / Baird, Spencer F., ed.  
  Publication Date: 1873   
  Article/Chapter Title: Report upon the invertebrate animals of Vineyard Sound and the adjacent waters, with an account of the physical characters of the region. A. Habits and distributions of the invertebrate animals   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: United States Commission of Fish and Fisheries. Part 1. Report on the condition of the sea fisheries of the south coast of New England in 1871 and 1872, art. 18   
  Page(s): 295-778   
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  Reference for: original description   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Wilson, Charles Branch  
  Publication Date: 1903   
  Article/Chapter Title: North American parasitic copepods of the family Argulidae, with a bibliography of the group and a systematic review of all known species   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Proceedings of the United States National Museum, vol. 25, no. 1302   
  Page(s): 635-742   
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  ISBN/ISSN: 0096-3801   
  Reference for: Argulus megalops   

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