Sapphirinidae

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Sapphirinidae
Haeckel Copepoda Sapphirina darwinii.jpg
Sapphirina darwinii with egg cases
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Subphylum: Crustacea
Class: Maxillopoda
Subclass: Copepoda
Order: Poecilostomatoida
Family: Sapphirinidae
Thorell, 1859

Sapphirinidae is a family of parasitic copepods, containing the following genera:[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ T. Chad Walter & Geoff Boxshall (2010). T. Chad Walter & Geoff Boxshall, ed. "Sapphirinidae". World Copepoda database. World Register of Marine Species. Retrieved October 28, 2010.