WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLepeophtheirus spatha Dojiri & Brantley, 1991

352781

urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:352781

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Dojiri, M. & R.A. Brantley. (1991). Lepeophtheirus spatha, a new species of copepod (Siphonostomatoida: Caligidae) parasitic on the California halibut from Santa Monica Bay, California. Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington 104(4):727-735, figs. 1-5. (18.xii.1991) [details]   
Walter, T. Chad (2008). Lepeophtheirus spatha Dojiri & Brantley, 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=352781 on 2017-11-19

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2008-07-15 14:41:49Z
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original description Dojiri, M. & R.A. Brantley. (1991). Lepeophtheirus spatha, a new species of copepod (Siphonostomatoida: Caligidae) parasitic on the California halibut from Santa Monica Bay, California. Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington 104(4):727-735, figs. 1-5. (18.xii.1991) [details]   

basis of record 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 editorParalichthys californicus (Ayres, 1859) [details]