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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPerissopus communis Rathbun, 1887 
AphiaID: 157792

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 editorPandaridae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPerissopus (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPerissopus communis (Species)
Status Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted (synonym)
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPerissopus dentatus Steenstrup & Lütken, 1861
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPerissopus Steenstrup & Lütken, 1861
Sources  original description Rathbun, R.. 1887. Descriptions of new species of parasitic copepods, belonging to the genera Trebius, Perissopus, and Lernanthropus. Proceedings of the United States National Museum 10:559-571, pls. 29-35. (6-viii-1897) [details]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Distribution 
From other sources
North Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth West Atlantic [details]
Feedingtypes  adult: parasitic: ectoparasitic [details]
adult: parasitic: ectoparasitic on Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCarcharhinus limbatus (Müller & Henle, 1839) [details]
adult: parasitic: ectoparasitic on Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCarcharhinus milberti (Müller & Henle, 1839) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCarcharhinus plumbeus (Nardo, 1827) [details]
adult: parasitic: ectoparasitic on Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCarcharhinus obscurus (Lesueur, 1818) [details]
adult: parasitic: ectoparasitic on Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScoliodon terraenovae (Richardson, 1836) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRhizoprionodon terraenovae (Richardson, 1836) [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (11 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Copepod Collection 
Notes 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Woods Hole [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat Found on the gills and fins of the dusky shark, the brown shark, and the smooth dogfish. [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:157792
Taxonomic
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Date   action   by
2005-05-24 07:32:08Z  created  Cuvelier, Daphne
2008-08-06 13:32:15Z  changed  Walter, T. Chad
2009-03-02 19:53:48Z  changed  Boxshall, Geoff
  
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  Citation: Boxshall, G.; Walter, T. Chad (2014). Perissopus communis Rathbun, 1887. 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=157792 on 2014-12-19
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