WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaligus platytarsis Bassett-Smith, 1898

349710  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:349710)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Bassett-Smith, P.W. (1898). Further new parasitic copepods found on fish in the Indotropical region. Annals and Magazine of Natural History (7)2:77-98, pls. 3-6. (viii-1898) [details]   
Walter, T. Chad (2008). Caligus platytarsis Bassett-Smith, 1898. 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=349710 on 2017-12-16

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original description Bassett-Smith, P.W. (1898). Further new parasitic copepods found on fish in the Indotropical region. Annals and Magazine of Natural History (7)2:77-98, pls. 3-6. (viii-1898) [details]   

original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaligus bombayensis Rangnekar, 1955) Rangnekar, M.P. (1955). Caligus bombayensis sp. nov., a copepod parasitic on Mugil cephalus Linn. Journal of the University of Bombay (B)24(3):55-59, figs. 1-13. (xi-1955) [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 bombayensis Rangnekar, 1955) Walter, Chad. The world of Copepods. , available online at http://www.marinespecies.org/copepoda [details]   
 

Feeding Type
adult: parasitic: ectoparasitic on Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMugil cephalus Linnaeus, 1758 [details]