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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParapetalus spinosus Byrnes T., 1986 
AphiaID: 354387

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 editorSiphonostomatoida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaligidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParapetalus (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParapetalus Steenstrup & Lütken, 1861
Sources  original description Byrnes, T.. 1986. A new species of Parapetalus (Copepoda: Caligidae) parasitic on the Samson fish, Seriola hippos from Australia and its similarity with Caligus spinosus. Publications of the Seto Marine Biological Laboratory 31(1-2):55-62, figs. 1-3. (25.iii.1986) [details]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Feedingtype  adult: parasitic: ectoparasitic on Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSeriola hippos Günther, 1876 [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Copepod Collection 
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:354387
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2008-07-15 14:41:49Z  created  Walter, T. Chad
  
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  Citation: Walter, T. Chad (2014). Parapetalus spinosus Byrnes T., 1986. 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=354387 on 2014-07-22
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