WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaligus nengai Rangnekar, Rangnekar & Murti, 1953

349688  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:349688)

accepted
Species
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaligus distortus Pillai & Natarajan, 1977 (synonym according to Ho et al. (2000))
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Rangnekar, M.P., P.G. Rangnekar & N.N. Murti. (1953). A new species of Caligus (Copepoda) from the fish Arius nenga Ham. Buch. Journal of the University of Bombay (B)22(3):47-52, figs. 1-12. (xi-1953) [details]   
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution India and Taiwan  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution India and Taiwan [details]
Boxshall, G.; Walter, T. Chad (2010). Caligus nengai Rangnekar, Rangnekar & Murti, 1953. In: Walter, T.C. & Boxshall, G. (2017). World of Copepods database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=349688 on 2017-12-16

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original description Rangnekar, M.P., P.G. Rangnekar & N.N. Murti. (1953). A new species of Caligus (Copepoda) from the fish Arius nenga Ham. Buch. Journal of the University of Bombay (B)22(3):47-52, figs. 1-12. (xi-1953) [details]   

original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaligus distortus Pillai & Natarajan, 1977) Pillai, N.K. & P. Natarajan. (1977). Copepods parasitic on fishes of the Kerala coast. Aquatic Biology 2:19-43. [details]   

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

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaligus distortus Pillai & Natarajan, 1977) Walter, Chad. The world of Copepods. , available online at http://www.marinespecies.org/copepoda [details]   
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution India and Taiwan [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat inner wall of operculum [details]
 

Feeding Type
adult: parasitic: ectoparasitic on Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArius maculatus (Thunberg, 1792) [details]
adult: parasitic: ectoparasitic on Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArius nenga (Hamilton, 1822) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNemapteryx nenga (Hamilton, 1822) [details]
adult: parasitic: ectoparasitic on Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaranx sexfasciatus Quoy & Gaimard, 1825 [details]
adult: parasitic: ectoparasitic on Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTriacanthus biaculeatus (Bloch, 1786) [details]
adult: parasitic: ectoparasitic on Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTrichiurus lepturus Linnaeus, 1758 [details]