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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 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 editorLepeophtheirus (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLepeophtheirus pectoralis (Species)
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
Orig. name Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLernaea pectoralis Müller O.F., 1776
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). Zoologiae Danicae prodromus: seu Animalium Daniae et Norvegiae indigenarum characteres, nomina, et synonyma imprimis popularium. Hafniae, Typiis Hallageriis. 1-274., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/47550 [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 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 editorScottomyzon gibberum (T. & A. Scott, 1894) [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 
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Arthropoda Collection (3 records) 
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. (2008). Lepeophtheirus pectoralis (Müller O.F., 1776). In: Walter, T.C. & Boxshall, G. (2017). World of Copepods database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=135779 on 2017-10-20
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