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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaligus tetrodontis Barnard, 1948 
AphiaID: 349760

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 Barnard, K.H.. 1948. New records and descriptions of new species of parasitic Copepoda from South Africa. Annals and Magazine of Natural History (12)1:242-254, figs. 1-8. (iv-1948) [details]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Feedingtypes  adult: parasitic: ectoparasitic on Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmblyrhynchotes honckenii (Bloch, 1785) [details]
adult: parasitic: ectoparasitic on Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArothron hispidus (Linnaeus, 1758) [details]
adult: parasitic: ectoparasitic on Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChelidonichthys capensis (Cuvier, 1829) [details]
adult: parasitic: ectoparasitic on Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTetrodon hypselogeneion Bleeker, 1852 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTorquigener hypselogeneion (Bleeker, 1852) [details]
adult: parasitic: ectoparasitic on Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTorquigener hypselogeneion (Bleeker, 1852) [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (2 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:349760
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2008-07-15 14:41:49Z  created  Walter, T. Chad
  
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  Citation: Walter, T. Chad (2014). Caligus tetrodontis Barnard, 1948. 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=349760 on 2014-07-14
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