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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaligus kala Lewis A.G., 1964 
AphiaID: 349649

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
Sources  original description Lewis, A.G.. 1964. Caligoid copepods (Crustacea) of the Hawaiian islands: parasitic on fishes of the family Acanthuridae. Proceedings of the United States National Museum 11(3482):137-244, figs. 1-23. (28-ii-1964) [details]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Feedingtypes  adult: parasitic: ectoparasitic on Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDascyllus albisella Gill, 1862 [details]
adult: parasitic: ectoparasitic on Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNaso hexacanthus (Bleeker, 1855) [details]
adult: parasitic: ectoparasitic on Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPomacentrus jenkinsi Jordan & Evermann, 1903 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStegastes fasciolatus (Ogilby, 1889) [details]
adult: parasitic: ectoparasitic on Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSaurida gracilis (Quoy & Gaimard, 1824) [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 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:349649
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2008-07-15 14:41:49Z  created  Walter, T. Chad
  
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  Citation: Walter, T. Chad (2014). Caligus kala Lewis A.G., 1964. 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=349649 on 2014-09-30
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