WoRMS taxon details

Lernaeenicus radiatus Lesueur, 1824

156688  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:156688)

Lernaeenicus septemramosus (Fowler, 1912) (synonym according to Wilson (1917) )
Lernaeocera radiata Lesueur, 1824 (synonym according to Wilson (1917) )
Lerneoceropsis septemramosus Fowler, 1912 (synonym according to Wilson (1917) )
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Not documented
Distribution Nova Scotia to Florida  
Distribution Nova Scotia to Florida [details]
Walter, T.C. & Boxshall, G. (2018). World of Copepods database. Lernaeenicus radiatus Lesueur, 1824. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=156688 on 2018-09-24
2005-05-19 13:24:16Z
2010-06-30 11:19:04Z
2012-10-25 16:13:17Z

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original description  (ofLernaeocera radiata Lesueur, 1824) Lesueur, C.A. (1824). On three new species of parasitic Vermes, belonging to the Linnaean genus Lernaea. Journal of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia. 3:286-293, pl. 11. (iii-1824)., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/79390#page/306/mode/1up [details]   

basis of record Hogans, W.E. (1995). Parasitic Copepoda in the collection of the Atlantic Reference Centre, St. Andrews, New Brunswick, Canada. Canadian Technical Report of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences 2028:1-6. [details]   

additional source Integrated Taxonomic Information System (ITIS). , available online at http://www.itis.gov [details]   
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 

From other sources
Distribution Nova Scotia to Florida [details]

Habitat parasitic species (host: e.g. Brevoortia tyrannus, Atlantic menhaden) [details]

English berg-salmon gill worm  [details]