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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaligus bennetti Causey, 1953 
AphiaID: 349570

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 editorMulticrustacea (Superclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHexanauplia (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) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaligus bennetti (Species)
Status Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaligus macrurus Heller, 1865
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaligus O.F. Müller, 1785
Orig. name Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaligus bennetti Causey, 1953
Sources 
source of synonymy Özak, A. A.; Yanar, A.; Boxshall, G. A. (2017). The discovery of Caligus macrurus Heller, 1865 (Copepoda: Caligidae) in the Mediterranean Sea, and the recognition of Sciaenophilus van Beneden, 1852 as a junior synonym of Caligus Müller, 1785. Systematic Parasitology. 94(1): 97-109., available online at https://doi.org/10.1007/s11230-016-9682-4 [details]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Feedingtypes  adult: parasitic: ectoparasitic on Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorKyphosus sectatrix (Linnaeus, 1758) [details]
adult: parasitic: ectoparasitic on Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLobotes surinamensis (Bloch, 1790) [details]
adult: parasitic: ectoparasitic on Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParalabrax maculatofasciatus (Steindachner, 1868) [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (1 publication) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Arthropoda Collection (1 record) 
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Arthropoda Collection (Holotype USNM 93544) 
Notes 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Sinaloa, Mexico; Grand Isle, Louisiana; Port Aransas, Texas; Venezuela; Trivandrum, India; Veracruz, Mexico; and Taiwan. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat gill cavity [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:349570
Taxonomic
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Date   action   by
2008-07-15 14:41:49Z  created  Walter, T. Chad
2017-01-10 16:33:36Z  changed  Boxshall, Geoff
  
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  Citation: Boxshall, G.; Walter, T. Chad (2017). Caligus bennetti Causey, 1953. In: Walter, T.C. & Boxshall, G. (2017). World of Copepods database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=349570 on 2017-07-29
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