WoRMS taxon details

Caligus curtus O. F. Müller, 1785

135749  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:135749)

accepted
Species
Binoculus piscinus Müller O.F., 1776 (probable synonym according to Damkaer (2002))
Monoculus piscinus Linnaeus, 1758 (probable synonym according to Damkaer (2002))
Monoculus thorace Ström, 1770 (synonym of C. curtus according to Muller (1785) but Berland & Margolis (1983) considered this a synonym of Lepeophtheirus salmonis)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Müller, O.F. (1785). Entomostraca seu Insecta Testacea, quae in aquis Daniae et Norvegiae reperit, descripsit et iconibus illustravit Otho Fridericus Müller. F.W. Thiele, Lipsiae & Havniae 1-134, index, pls. 1-21. [details]   
Distribution Arctic-Boreal region of the Atlantic Ocean  
Distribution Arctic-Boreal region of the Atlantic Ocean [details]
Walter, T.C. & Boxshall, G. (2018). World of Copepods database. Caligus curtus O. F. Müller, 1785. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=135749 on 2018-04-26
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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
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2008-08-06 13:32:15Z
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2010-05-26 17:43:53Z
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original description Müller, O.F. (1785). Entomostraca seu Insecta Testacea, quae in aquis Daniae et Norvegiae reperit, descripsit et iconibus illustravit Otho Fridericus Müller. F.W. Thiele, Lipsiae & Havniae 1-134, index, pls. 1-21. [details]   

original description  (ofMonoculus piscinus Linnaeus, 1758) Linnaeus, C. (1761). Fauna Suecica sistens Animalia Sueciae Regni: Mammalia, Aves, Amphibia, Pisces, Insecta, Vermes. Distributa per Classes, Ordines, Genera, Species, cum Differentiis Specierum, Synonymis Auctorum, Nominibus Incolarum, Locis Natalium, Descriptionibus insectorum. Editio altera, auctior. Stockholmiae: L. Salvii, 48 + 578 pp., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/100333 [details]   

basis of record Boxshall, G. (2001). Copepoda (excl. Harpacticoida), in: Costello, M.J. et al. (Ed.) (2001). European register of marine species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification. Collection Patrimoines Naturels, 50: pp. 252-268 (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Brunel, P.; Bosse, L.; Lamarche, G. (1998). Catalogue of the marine invertebrates of the estuary and Gulf of St. Lawrence. Canadian Special Publication of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences, 126. 405 p. (look up in IMIS[details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Hogans, W.E. (1993). Guide to common external parasites of fishes of the Canadian Atlantic: I. Crustacea: Isopoda, Amphipoda, Brachiura & Copepoda. ARC Species ID Leaflet #93-01-INV.  [details]   

additional source Integrated Taxonomic Information System (ITIS). , available online at http://www.itis.gov [details]   

redescription Parker, R.R., Z. Kabata, L. Margolis & M.D. Dean. (1968). A review and description of Caligus curtus Müller, 1785 (Caligidae: Copepoda), type species of its genus. Journal of the Fisheries Research Board of Canada 25(9):1923-1969, figs. 1-108. [details]   

basis of record  (ofBinoculus piscinus Müller O.F., 1776) Walter, Chad. The world of Copepods. , available online at http://www.marinespecies.org/copepoda [details]   

basis of record  (ofCaligus aeglefinae Krøyer, 1863) Walter, Chad. The world of Copepods. , available online at http://www.marinespecies.org/copepoda [details]   

basis of record  (ofCaligus americanus Pickering & Dana, 1838) Walter, Chad. The world of Copepods. , available online at http://www.marinespecies.org/copepoda [details]   

basis of record  (ofCaligus bicuspidatus Nordmann, 1832) Walter, Chad. The world of Copepods. , available online at http://www.marinespecies.org/copepoda [details]   

basis of record  (ofCaligus elegans Van Beneden, 1851) Walter, Chad. The world of Copepods. , available online at http://www.marinespecies.org/copepoda [details]   

basis of record  (ofCaligus fallax Krøyer, 1863) Walter, Chad. The world of Copepods. , available online at http://www.marinespecies.org/copepoda [details]   

basis of record  (ofCaligus muelleri Leach, 1816) Walter, Chad. The world of Copepods. , available online at http://www.marinespecies.org/copepoda [details]   

source of synonymy  (ofMonoculus thorace Ström, 1770) Walter, Chad. The world of Copepods. , available online at http://www.marinespecies.org/copepoda [details]   

source of synonymy  (ofMonoculus piscinus Linnaeus, 1758) Walter, Chad. The world of Copepods. , available online at http://www.marinespecies.org/copepoda [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

From editor or global species database
Distribution Arctic-Boreal region of the Atlantic Ocean [details]

From other sources
Habitat Ectoparsite found on Gadus morhua. Circalittoral of the Gulf and estuary [details]
 

Van Beneden (1871, pl. 1)
 Van Beneden (1871, ...
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Caligus americanus from Pickering & Dana 1838
 Caligus americanus ...
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Caligus americanus from Pickering & Dana 1838
 Caligus americanus ...
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Caligus americanus from Pickering & Dana 1838
 Caligus americanus ...
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