WoRMS taxon details

Caligus epinepheli Yamaguti, 1936

349618  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:349618)

accepted
Species
Caligus minutus Pillai, 1963 (homonym of Caligus minutus Krøyer, 1837: replacement name Caligus chiloscyllii, synonymised with Caligus epinepheli)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Yamaguti, S. (1936). Parasitic copepods from fishes of Japan. Part 2. Caligoida, I. Kyoto Imperial University. Published by author 1-22, pls. 1-12. (5-x-1936) [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
Distribution India; South Africa; Australia; Japan; Kuwait; Malaysia; and Taiwan  
Distribution India; South Africa; Australia; Japan; Kuwait; Malaysia; and Taiwan [details]
Walter, T.C.; Boxshall, G. (2020). World of Copepods database. Caligus epinepheli Yamaguti, 1936. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=349618 on 2020-09-23
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original description Yamaguti, S. (1936). Parasitic copepods from fishes of Japan. Part 2. Caligoida, I. Kyoto Imperial University. Published by author 1-22, pls. 1-12. (5-x-1936) [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

basis of record Walter, Chad. The world of Copepods. , available online at http://www.marinespecies.org/copepoda [details]   

additional source Ho, J.S., C.L. Lin & S.N. Chen. (2000). Species of Caligus Müller, 1785 (Copepoda: Caligidae) parasitic on marine fishes of Taiwan. <em>Systematic Parasitology.</em> 46(3):159-179. (Dated 3.vii.2000). [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Pillai, N.K. (1963). Copepods parasitic on South Indian fishes: Family Caligidae. Journal of the Marine Biological Association of India 5(1):68-96, figs. 1-16. (xii-1963) [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Ho, J.S. & C.L. Lin. (2001). Sea lice (Copepoda, Caligidae) parasitic on carangid fishes of Taiwan. Journal of the Fisheries Society of Taiwan 28(3): 177-201. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Ho, J.S. & C.L. Lin. (2003). Solution to the taxonomic confusion surrounding Caligus epinepheli Yamaguti, a caligid copepod (Siphonostomatoida) parasitic on marine fishes. Zoological Studies 42(2):268-283. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Leong, T.S. (1984). Copepoda of the genus Caligus (Caligidae) parasitic on Malaysian fishes. <em>Tropical Biomedicine.</em> 1(3):163-174. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Ramakrishnan, P. (1980). Revision of the Caligidae (Copepoda) with special reference to the Indian fauna. Ph.D. Thesis, University of Kerala 400pp. + 15 plates. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

From editor or global species database
Distribution India; South Africa; Australia; Japan; Kuwait; Malaysia; and Taiwan [details]

Habitat gill filaments [details]