WoRMS name details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaligus leptochilus Leuckart in Frey & Leuckart, 1847

135760  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:135760)

Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted (long treated as synonym of Caligus rapax, probably synonym of C. elongatus)
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Boxshall, G. (2011). Caligus leptochilus Leuckart in Frey & Leuckart, 1847. In: Walter, T.C. & Boxshall, G. (2017). World of Copepods database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=135760 on 2018-01-18

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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
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2011-12-20 16:59:47Z
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taxonomy source Parker, R.R. (1969). Validity of the binomen Caligus elongatus for a common parasitic copepod formerly misidentified with Caligus rapax. Journal of the Fisheries Research Board of Canada 26(4):1013-1035, figs. 1-22. [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]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien