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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLepeophtheirus pectoralis (Müller O.F., 1776) 
AphiaID: 135779

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 editorMaxillopoda (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 editorLepeophtheirus (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Typetaxon of  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLepeophtheirus von Nordmann, 1832
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLepeophtheirus von Nordmann, 1832
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaligus pectoralis (Müller O.F., 1776) (synonymy)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLernaea pectoralis Müller O.F., 1776 (synonymy)
Sources  original description Müller, O.F. (1776). Zoologica Danicae Prodromus seu Animalium Daniae et Norvegiae indigenarum characters, nomine, et synonyma imprimis popularium. Havniae. XXXII, 274 pp. (look up in IMIS), available online at http://dx.doi.org/10.5962/bhl.title.13268 [details] [full text]

redescription Boxshall, G.A.. 1974. Lepeophtheirus pectoralis (O.F. Müller, 1776); a description, a review and some comparisons with the genus Caligus Müller, 1785. Journal of Natural History, London 8(4):445-468, figs. 1-10. (31-vii-1974) [details]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Distribution 
From editor or global species database
France
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorWimereux [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEuropean waters (ERMS scope) [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorUnited Kingdom Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
North Sea
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBelgian Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Feedingtypes  adult: parasitic: ectoparasitic on Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnarhichas lupus Linnaeus, 1758 [details]
adult: parasitic: ectoparasitic on Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias rubens Murdoch, 1885 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias amurensis Lutken, 1871 [details]
adult: parasitic: ectoparasitic on Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCallionymus lyra Linnaeus, 1758 [details]
adult: parasitic: ectoparasitic on Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorConger conger (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 editorHippoglossus hippoglossus (Linnaeus, 1758) [details]
adult: parasitic: ectoparasitic on Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLimanda limanda (Linnaeus, 1758) [details]
adult: parasitic: ectoparasitic on Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLiopsetta glacialis (Pallas, 1776) [details]
adult: parasitic: ectoparasitic on Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelanogrammus aeglefinus (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 editorPleuronectes limanda Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLimanda limanda (Linnaeus, 1758) [details]
adult: parasitic: ectoparasitic on Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPleuronectes limandoides Bloch, 1787 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHippoglossoides platessoides (Fabricius, 1780) [details]
adult: parasitic: ectoparasitic on Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPleuronectes platessa Linnaeus, 1758 [details]
adult: parasitic: ectoparasitic on Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPsetta maxima (Linnaeus, 1758) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScophthalmus maximus (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 radiata Donovan, 1808 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmblyraja radiata (Donovan, 1808) [details]
adult: parasitic: ectoparasitic on Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScomber scombrus Linnaeus, 1758 [details]
adult: parasitic: ectoparasitic on Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScophthalmus maximus (Linnaeus, 1758) [details]
adult: parasitic: ectoparasitic on Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSolea solea (Linnaeus, 1758) [details]
adult: parasitic: ectoparasitic on Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorZeus faber Linnaeus, 1758 [details]
adult: parasitic: ectoparasitic on Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorZoarces viviparus (Linnaeus, 1758) [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (1 barcode) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (44 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (2 nucleotides; 1 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo PESI 
Unreviewed: has not been 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 British Isles; Atlantic coast of Europe; North Sea; Faroes; Iceland and White Sea. [details]

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPublication date (Müller, 1777) [details]
ImageChecked: verified by a taxonomic editor 
Lepeophtheirus pectoralis (Müller O.F., 1776)
Lepeophtheirus pectora...
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:135779
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  Boxshall, Geoff
2008-08-06 13:32:15Z  changed  Walter, T. Chad
  
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  Citation: Walter, T. Chad; Boxshall, G. (2014). Lepeophtheirus pectoralis (Müller O.F., 1776). In: Walter, T.C. & Boxshall, G. (2014). World of Copepods database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=135779 on 2014-09-20
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