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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaligus amblygenitalis Pillai, 1961 
AphiaID: 349556

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
Sources  original description Pillai, N.K.. 1961. Copepods parasitic on South Indian Fishes. Part I, Caligidae. Bulletin of the Research Institute, University of Kerala (C)8:87-130, figs. 1-23. (xi-1961) [details]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Feedingtypes  adult: parasitic: ectoparasitic on Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcanthocybium solandri (Cuvier, 1832) [details]
adult: parasitic: ectoparasitic on Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEuthynnus affinis (Cantor, 1849) [details]
adult: parasitic: ectoparasitic on Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMene maculata (Bloch & Schneider, 1801) [details]
adult: parasitic: ectoparasitic on Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTrichiurus lepturus Linnaeus, 1758 [details]
Link Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Notes 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Kerala, India; Taiwan [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat gill cavity and oral cavity [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:349556
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2008-07-15 14:41:49Z  created  Walter, T. Chad
  
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  Citation: Walter, T. Chad (2014). Caligus amblygenitalis Pillai, 1961. 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=349556 on 2014-08-29
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