WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaligus pterois Kurian, 1949

349718 (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:349718)
accepted
Species
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaligus russellii Kurian, 1950 (synonym according to Hayes, Justine & Boxshall, 2012)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Kurian, C.V. (1948). Observations on a copepod Caligus pterois sp. nov.) parasitic on scorpion fish Pterois russellii (van Hass). Proceedings of the Indian Science Congress 35(3):193-194. (Abstract.) [details]   
Walter, T. Chad (2008). Caligus pterois Kurian, 1949. 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=349718 on 2017-11-24

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original description Kurian, C.V. (1948). Observations on a copepod Caligus pterois sp. nov.) parasitic on scorpion fish Pterois russellii (van Hass). Proceedings of the Indian Science Congress 35(3):193-194. (Abstract.) [details]   

original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaligus russellii Kurian, 1950) Kurian, C.V. (1950). Bionomics, structure and development of Caligus russellii sp. nov., Bulletin of the Central Research Institute, University of Travancore, Trivandrum (C)1:1-25, pls. 1-3. (ix-1950) [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 russellii Kurian, 1950) 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 editorPterois russellii Bennett, 1831 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPterois russelii Bennett, 1831 [details]