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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaligus apodus (Brian, 1924) 
AphiaID: 237921

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 editorCaligus (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaligus O.F. Müller, 1785
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPseudocaligus apodus Brian, 1924
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPseudolepeophtheirus mediterraneus Paperna, 1964 (listed as synonym in Raibaut & Ben Hassine, 1977)
Sources  original description Brian, A.. 1924. Copepoda. Copepodes commensaux et parasites des cotes mauritaniennes. In: Parasitologica Mauritanica. Matériaux pour la faune parasitologique en Mauritanie 1(1):1-66, figs. 1-69, also Bull. Com. étud. hist. scient. Afr. occid. fr. 9:363-427, figs. 1-69. [details]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution 
From other sources
North Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEuropean waters (ERMS scope) [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Feedingtypes  adult: parasitic: ectoparasitic on Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChelon labrosus (Risso, 1827) [details]
adult: parasitic: ectoparasitic on Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDicentrarchus labrax (Linnaeus, 1758) [details]
adult: parasitic: ectoparasitic on Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLiza aurata (Risso, 1810) [details]
adult: parasitic: ectoparasitic on Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLiza ramada (Risso, 1827) [details]
adult: parasitic: ectoparasitic on Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLiza saliens (Risso, 1810) [details]
adult: parasitic: ectoparasitic on Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOedalechilus labeo (Cuvier, 1829) [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:237921
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2007-02-19 11:09:07Z  created  Appeltans, Ward
2009-03-02 15:48:31Z  changed  Boxshall, Geoff
2013-03-12 17:04:58Z  changed  Boxshall, Geoff
  
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  Citation: Boxshall, G. (2014). Caligus apodus (Brian, 1924). 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=237921 on 2014-07-22
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