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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaligus fugu Yamaguti & Yamasu, 1959 
AphiaID: 349626

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 Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted (This became a junior secondary homonym of Caligus fugu (Yamaguti, 1936) after the generic synonymy proposed by Dojiri and Ho, 2013. See Özak et al., 2013 for details.)
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaligus lagocephali Pillai, 1961
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaligus O.F. Müller, 1785
Source  basis of record Walter, Chad. The world of Copepods., available online at http://www.marinespecies.org/copepoda [details]

Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Distribution 
From regional or thematic species database
Turkey
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorTurkey (introduced: alien[details]
Feedingtype  adult: parasitic: ectoparasitic on Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTakifugu rubripes (Temminck & Schlegel, 1850) [details]
Link Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Note 
From regional or thematic species database
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species vector dispersal in Turkey (Nation) : Canals: natural range expansion through man-made canals [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:349626
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2008-07-15 14:41:49Z  created  Walter, T. Chad
2013-10-02 08:32:11Z  changed  Boxshall, Geoff
  
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  Citation: Boxshall, G.; Walter, T. Chad (2014). Caligus fugu Yamaguti & Yamasu, 1959. 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=349626 on 2014-09-20
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