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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLernaea bengalensis Gnanamuthu, 1951 
AphiaID: 352858

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 editorCyclopoida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLernaeidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLernaea (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLernaea bengalensis (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLernaea Linnaeus, 1758
Sources  original description Gnanamuthu, C.P.. 1959. Lernaea bengalensis, sp. nov., a copepod parasitic on Channa punctatus. Records of the Indian Museum, Calcutta 54(1/2):5-8, figs. 1-2. (For iii-vi 1956; actual date 30-vi-1959) [details]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Feedingtype  adult: parasitic: ectoparasitic on Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChanna punctatus (Bloch, 1793) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChanna punctata (Bloch, 1793) [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:352858
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2008-07-15 14:41:49Z  created  Walter, T. Chad
  
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  Citation: Walter, T. Chad (2014). Lernaea bengalensis Gnanamuthu, 1951. 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/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=352858 on 2014-12-27
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