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A small group of crustaceans, comprising around 100 species (Schmid-Hempel 2011). They are found throughout the world, and are parasites on cnidarians and echinoderms (Lowry, 1999). Though highly derived, they retain a recognizeably crustacean, copepod-like body (Tudge, 2000).

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