WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOnychopygus impavidus Humes & Cressey, 1958

354056

urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:354056

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Humes, A.G. & R.F. Cressey. (1958). A new family containing two new genera of cyclopoid copepods parasitic on starfishes. Journal of Parasitology 44(4):395-408, pls. 1-8. (viii-1958) [details]   
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Tany kely, near Nosy Be, north-western Madagascar  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Tany kely, near Nosy Be, north-western Madagascar [details]
Walter, T. Chad (2008). Onychopygus impavidus Humes & Cressey, 1958. 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=354056 on 2017-11-18

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original description Humes, A.G. & R.F. Cressey. (1958). A new family containing two new genera of cyclopoid copepods parasitic on starfishes. Journal of Parasitology 44(4):395-408, pls. 1-8. (viii-1958) [details]   

basis of record Walter, Chad. The world of Copepods. , available online at http://www.marinespecies.org/copepoda [details]   
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Tany kely, near Nosy Be, north-western Madagascar [details]
 

Feeding Type
adult: parasitic: ectoparasitic on Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcanthaster planci (Linnaeus, 1758) [details]