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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLepeophtheirus sigani Ho, I.H. Kim, Cruz & Nagasawa, 2004 
AphiaID: 348312

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
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLepeophtheirus Nordmann, 1832
Sources  original description Ho, J.S., I.H. Kim, E.R. Cruz-Lacierda & K. Nagasawa. 2004. Sea lice (Copepoda, Caligidae) parasitic on marine cultured and wild fishes of the Philippines. Journal of the Fisheries Society of Taiwan 31(4):235-250. [details]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Feedingtype  adult: parasitic: ectoparasitic on Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSiganus guttatus (Bloch, 1787) [details]
Link Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:348312
Taxonomic
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Date   action   by
2008-07-15 14:41:49Z  created  Walter, T. Chad
2011-02-01 11:11:26Z  changed  Walter, T. Chad
  
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  Citation: Walter, T. Chad (2014). Lepeophtheirus sigani Ho, I.H. Kim, Cruz & Nagasawa, 2004. 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=348312 on 2014-04-17
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