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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaligus epinepheli Yamaguti, 1936 
AphiaID: 349618

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 editorCaligus annularis Yamaguti, 1954 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaligus chiloscyllii Pillai, 1967 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaligus minutus Pillai, 1963 (homonym of Caligus minutus Krøyer, 1837: replacement name Caligus chiloscyllii, synonymised with Caligus epinepheli)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaligus paxillifer Yamaguti, 1954 (syonymy)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaligus sciaenae Gnanamuthu, 1947 (synonym)
Source  basis of record Walter, Chad. The world of Copepods., available online at http://www.marinespecies.org/copepoda [details]

Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Feedingtypes  adult: parasitic: ectoparasitic on Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcanthopagrus australis (Günther, 1859) [details]
adult: parasitic: ectoparasitic on Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcanthopagrus berda (Forsskål, 1775) [details]
adult: parasitic: ectoparasitic on Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcanthopagrus cuvieri (Day, 1875) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSparidentex hasta (Valenciennes, 1830) [details]
adult: parasitic: ectoparasitic on Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChorinemus tala Cuvier, 1832 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScomberoides tala (Cuvier, 1832) [details]
adult: parasitic: ectoparasitic on Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiplodus sargus capensis (Smith, 1844) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiplodus capensis (Smith, 1844) [details]
adult: parasitic: ectoparasitic on Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDrepane punctata (Linnaeus, 1758) [details]
adult: parasitic: ectoparasitic on Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEpinephelus akaara (Temminck & Schlegel, 1842) [details]
adult: parasitic: ectoparasitic on Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEpinephelus merra Bloch, 1793 [details]
adult: parasitic: ectoparasitic on Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEpinephelus septemfasciatus (Thunberg, 1793) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHyporthodus septemfasciatus (Thunberg, 1793) [details]
adult: parasitic: ectoparasitic on Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRhabdosargus holubi (Steindachner, 1881) [details]
adult: parasitic: ectoparasitic on Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScolopsis vosmeri (Bloch, 1792) [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 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Copepod Collection 
Notes 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution India; South Africa; Australia; Japan; Kuwait; Malaysia; and Taiwan [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat gill filaments [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:349618
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2008-07-15 14:41:49Z  created  Walter, T. Chad
2009-02-19 16:02:54Z  changed  Boxshall, Geoff
  
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  Citation: Boxshall, G.; Walter, T. Chad (2014). Caligus epinepheli Yamaguti, 1936. 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/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=349618 on 2014-09-22
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