WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaligus xystercus Cressey, 1991

349776 (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:349776)
accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Cressey, R.F. (1991). Parasitic copepods from the Gulf of Mexico and Caribbean Sea, III: Caligus. Smithsonian Contributions to Zoology 497:i-iii, 1-53 (including appendix), figs. 1-220. [details]   
Walter, T. Chad (2008). Caligus xystercus Cressey, 1991. 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=349776 on 2017-11-22

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original description Cressey, R.F. (1991). Parasitic copepods from the Gulf of Mexico and Caribbean Sea, III: Caligus. Smithsonian Contributions to Zoology 497:i-iii, 1-53 (including appendix), figs. 1-220. [details]   

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

Feeding Type
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