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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaligus elongatus von Nordmann, 1832 
AphiaID: 135754

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArthropoda (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCrustacea (Subphylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMulticrustacea (Superclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHexanauplia (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCopepoda (Subclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNeocopepoda (Infraclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPodoplea (Superorder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSiphonostomatoida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaligidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaligus (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaligus elongatus (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaligus O.F. Müller, 1785
Orig. name Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaligus elongatus von Nordmann, 1832
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaligus arcticus Brandes, 1956 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaligus kroyeri Milne Edwards, 1840 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaligus latifrons Wilson C.B., 1905 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaligus leptochilus Leuckart in Frey & Leuckart, 1847 (long treated as synonym of Caligus rapax, probably synonym of C. elongatus)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaligus lumpi Krøyer, 1863 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaligus rabidus Leigh-Sharpe, 1936 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaligus rissoanus Milne Edwards, 1840 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaligus trachypteri Krøyer, 1863 (synonym)
Sources  original description Nordmann, A. Von. (1832). Mikrographische Beiträge zur Naturgeschichte der Wirbellosen Thiere. G. Reimer, Berlin 1:1-150, pls. 1-10., available online at http://www.mdz-nbn-resolving.de/urn/resolver.pl?urn=urn:nbn:de:bvb:12-bsb10231690-2 [details]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Distribution 
From editor or global species database
North Atlantic Ocean
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEuropean waters (ERMS scope) [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorUnited Kingdom Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
From other sources
New Zealand
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNew Zealand Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEuropean waters (ERMS scope) [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Maine [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth West Atlantic [details]
Feedingtypes  adult: parasitic: ectoparasitic on Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAlosa sapidissima (Wilson, 1811) [details]
adult: parasitic: ectoparasitic on Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAspitrigla cuculus (Linnaeus, 1758) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChelidonichthys cuculus (Linnaeus, 1758) [details]
adult: parasitic: ectoparasitic on Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBelone belone (Linnaeus, 1761) [details]
adult: parasitic: ectoparasitic on Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBelone svetovidovi Collette & Parin, 1970 [details]
adult: parasitic: ectoparasitic on Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClupea harengus Linnaeus, 1758 [details]
adult: parasitic: ectoparasitic on Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorConger oceanicus (Mitchill, 1818) [details]
adult: parasitic: ectoparasitic on Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCyclopterus lumpus Linnaeus, 1758 [details]
adult: parasitic: ectoparasitic on Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDicentrarchus labrax (Linnaeus, 1758) [details]
adult: parasitic: ectoparasitic on Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEubalichthys mosaicus (Ramsay & Ogilby, 1886) [details]
adult: parasitic: ectoparasitic on Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGadus luscus Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTrisopterus luscus (Linnaeus, 1758) [details]
adult: parasitic: ectoparasitic on Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGadus merlangus Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMerlangius merlangus (Linnaeus, 1758) [details]
adult: parasitic: ectoparasitic on Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGadus morhua Linnaeus, 1758 [details]
adult: parasitic: ectoparasitic on Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGobius paganellus Linnaeus, 1758 [details]
adult: parasitic: ectoparasitic on Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHippoglossus hippoglossus (Linnaeus, 1758) [details]
adult: parasitic: ectoparasitic on Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHyperoodon ampullatus (Forster, 1770) [details]
adult: parasitic: ectoparasitic on Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLimanda limanda (Linnaeus, 1758) [details]
adult: parasitic: ectoparasitic on Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLophius piscatorius Linnaeus, 1758 [details]
adult: parasitic: ectoparasitic on Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMacrozoarces americanus (Bloch & Schneider, 1801) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorZoarces americanus (Bloch & Schneider, 1801) [details]
adult: parasitic: ectoparasitic on Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelanogrammus aeglefinus (Linnaeus, 1758) [details]
adult: parasitic: ectoparasitic on Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMerluccius bilinearis (Mitchill, 1814) [details]
adult: parasitic: ectoparasitic on Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMerluccius capensis Castelnau, 1861 [details]
adult: parasitic: ectoparasitic on Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMicrogadus tomcod (Walbaum, 1792) [details]
adult: parasitic: ectoparasitic on Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMicrostomus kitt (Walbaum, 1792) [details]
adult: parasitic: ectoparasitic on Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMolva molva (Linnaeus, 1758) [details]
adult: parasitic: ectoparasitic on Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMorone saxatilis (Walbaum, 1792) [details]
adult: parasitic: ectoparasitic on Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOncorhynchus mykiss (Walbaum, 1792) [details]
adult: parasitic: ectoparasitic on Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOsmerus eperlanus (Linnaeus, 1758) [details]
adult: parasitic: ectoparasitic on Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlatichthys flesus (Linnaeus, 1758) [details]
adult: parasitic: ectoparasitic on Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPleuronectes flesus Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlatichthys flesus (Linnaeus, 1758) [details]
adult: parasitic: ectoparasitic on Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPollachius pollachius (Linnaeus, 1758) [details]
adult: parasitic: ectoparasitic on Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPollachius virens (Linnaeus, 1758) [details]
adult: parasitic: ectoparasitic on Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPomatomus saltatrix (Linnaeus, 1766) [details]
adult: parasitic: ectoparasitic on Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPomatoschistus minutus (Pallas, 1770) [details]
adult: parasitic: ectoparasitic on Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPrionace glauca (Linnaeus, 1758) [details]
adult: parasitic: ectoparasitic on Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRaja batis Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDipturus batis (Linnaeus, 1758) [details]
adult: parasitic: ectoparasitic on Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRaja clavata Linnaeus, 1758 [details]
adult: parasitic: ectoparasitic on Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRaja laevis Mitchill, 1818 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDipturus laevis (Mitchill, 1818) [details]
adult: parasitic: ectoparasitic on Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRaja naevus Müller & Henle, 1841 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeucoraja naevus (Müller & Henle, 1841) [details]
adult: parasitic: ectoparasitic on Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRaja radiata Donovan, 1808 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmblyraja radiata (Donovan, 1808) [details]
adult: parasitic: ectoparasitic on Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSalmo gairdneri Richardson, 1836 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOncorhynchus mykiss (Walbaum, 1792) [details]
adult: parasitic: ectoparasitic on Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSalmo salar Linnaeus, 1758 [details]
adult: parasitic: ectoparasitic on Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSalmo trutta Linnaeus, 1758 represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSalmo trutta trutta Linnaeus, 1758 [details]
adult: parasitic: ectoparasitic on Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSalvelinus alpinus (Linnaeus, 1758) represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSalvelinus alpinus alpinus (Linnaeus, 1758) [details]
adult: parasitic: ectoparasitic on Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSalvelinus fontinalis (Mitchill, 1814) [details]
adult: parasitic: ectoparasitic on Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScomber scombrus Linnaeus, 1758 [details]
adult: parasitic: ectoparasitic on Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSprattus sprattus (Linnaeus, 1758) [details]
adult: parasitic: ectoparasitic on Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSqualus acanthias Linnaeus, 1758 [details]
adult: parasitic: ectoparasitic on Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSymphodus tinca (Linnaeus, 1758) [details]
adult: parasitic: ectoparasitic on Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTrachurus trachurus (Linnaeus, 1758) [details]
adult: parasitic: ectoparasitic on Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTrigla gurnardus Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEutrigla gurnardus (Linnaeus, 1758) [details]
adult: parasitic: ectoparasitic on Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTrigla lucerna Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChelidonichthys lucerna (Linnaeus, 1758) [details]
adult: parasitic: ectoparasitic on Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorUrophycis tenuis (Mitchill, 1814) [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (11 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (23 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo PESI 
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Copepod Collection 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Notes 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution cosmopolitan found in most regions of the world [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTaxonomic remark Two forms of C. elongatus have been identified using molecular markers. [details]

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat ectoparasite found on Hippoglossus hippoglossus [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:135754
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  Boxshall, Geoff
2013-12-19 11:30:23Z  changed  Walter, T. Chad
2015-09-25 11:16:57Z  changed  Boxshall, Geoff
  
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  Citation: Boxshall, G.; Walter, T. Chad (2015). Caligus elongatus von Nordmann, 1832. In: Walter, T.C. & Boxshall, G. (2016). World of Copepods database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=135754 on 2016-12-06
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