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Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Subphylum: Crustacea
Class: Maxillopoda
Subclass: Copepoda
Order: Poecilostomatoida
Family: Clausiidae
Giesbrecht, 1895

Clausiidae is a family of parasitic copepods of the order Poecilostomatoida,[1] comprising the following genera:[2]


  1. ^ Joel W. Martin & George E. Davis (2001). An Updated Classification of the Recent Crustacea (PDF). Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County. pp. 1–132. 
  2. ^ Geoff Boxshall (2011). Walter TC, Boxshall G, eds. "Clausiidae". World of Copepods database. World Register of Marine Species. Retrieved December 9, 2011. 

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