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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaligus nengai Rangnekar, Rangnekar & Murti, 1953 
AphiaID: 349688

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
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaligus distortus Pillai & Natarajan, 1977 (synonym according to Ho et al. (2000))
Sources  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]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Feedingtypes  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]
Link Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Notes 
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]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:349688
Taxonomic
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Date   action   by
2008-07-15 14:41:49Z  created  Walter, T. Chad
2010-05-17 11:46:44Z  changed  Boxshall, Geoff
  
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  Citation: Boxshall, G.; Walter, T. Chad (2014). Caligus nengai Rangnekar, Rangnekar & Murti, 1953. 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=349688 on 2014-09-01
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