WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMiracetyma piraya Malta, 1993

353503 (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:353503)
accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Malta, J.C.O. (1994). Miracetyma piraya sp. nov. (Copepoda, Ergasilidae) das brânquias de Pygocentrus nattereri (Kner, 1860) (Characiformes: Serrasalmidae) da Amazônia brasileira. Acta Amazonica 23(2-3):261-269. (For 1993; published viii.1994.) [details]   
Walter, T. Chad (2008). Miracetyma piraya Malta, 1993. 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=353503 on 2017-11-21

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original description Malta, J.C.O. (1994). Miracetyma piraya sp. nov. (Copepoda, Ergasilidae) das brânquias de Pygocentrus nattereri (Kner, 1860) (Characiformes: Serrasalmidae) da Amazônia brasileira. Acta Amazonica 23(2-3):261-269. (For 1993; published viii.1994.) [details]   

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

Feeding Type
adult: parasitic: ectoparasitic [details]
adult: parasitic: ectoparasitic on Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPygocentrus Müller & Troschel, 1844 [details]