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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaligus mortis Kensley, 1970 
AphiaID: 349685

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 Kensley, B.. 1970. A new species of Caligus from South West Africa (Copepoda, Caligidae). Crustaceana, Leiden 18(2):167-172, figs. 1-2. (25-iii-1970) [details]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Feedingtypes  adult: parasitic: ectoparasitic on Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBlennius cornutus Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParablennius cornutus (Linnaeus, 1758) [details]
adult: parasitic: ectoparasitic on Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChorisochismus dentex (Pallas, 1769) [details]
adult: parasitic: ectoparasitic on Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClinus cottoides Valenciennes, 1836 [details]
adult: parasitic: ectoparasitic on Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClinus superciliosus (Linnaeus, 1758) [details]
adult: parasitic: ectoparasitic on Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLiza richardsonii (Smith, 1846) [details]
adult: parasitic: ectoparasitic on Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParablennius cornutus (Linnaeus, 1758) [details]
adult: parasitic: ectoparasitic on Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSarpa salpa (Linnaeus, 1758) [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 
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:349685
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2008-07-15 14:41:49Z  created  Walter, T. Chad
  
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  Citation: Walter, T. Chad (2014). Caligus mortis Kensley, 1970. 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=349685 on 2014-09-19
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