WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaligus clavatus Kirtisinghe, 1964

349591 (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:349591)
accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Kirtisinghe, P. (1964). A review of the parasitic copepods of fish recorded from Ceylon, with descriptions of additional forms. Bulletin of the Fisheries Research Station, Sri Lanka (Ceylon) 17(1):45-132, figs. 1-191. (vi-1964) [details]   
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Trivandrum, India; Colombo, Sri Lanka; and Taiwan  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Trivandrum, India; Colombo, Sri Lanka; and Taiwan [details]
Walter, T. Chad (2008). Caligus clavatus Kirtisinghe, 1964. 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=349591 on 2017-11-23

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original description Kirtisinghe, P. (1964). A review of the parasitic copepods of fish recorded from Ceylon, with descriptions of additional forms. Bulletin of the Fisheries Research Station, Sri Lanka (Ceylon) 17(1):45-132, figs. 1-191. (vi-1964) [details]   

basis of record Walter, Chad. The world of Copepods. , available online at http://www.marinespecies.org/copepoda [details]   
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Trivandrum, India; Colombo, Sri Lanka; and Taiwan [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat gill cavity [details]
 

Feeding Type
adult: parasitic: ectoparasitic on Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSphyraena japonica Cuvier, 1829 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSphyraena japonica Bloch & Schneider, 1801 [details]
adult: parasitic: ectoparasitic on Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSphyraena jello Cuvier, 1829 [details]
adult: parasitic: ectoparasitic on Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSphyraena obtusata Cuvier, 1829 [details]