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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPeniculus scomberi Gnanamuthu, 1951 
AphiaID: 354682

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 editorMulticrustacea (Superclass) > 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 editorPennellidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPeniculus (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPeniculus scomberi (Species)
Status Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPropeniculus scomberi (Gnanamuthu, 1951)
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPeniculus Nordmann, 1832
Orig. name Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPeniculus scomberi Gnanamuthu, 1951
Sources  original description Gnanamuthu, C.P. (1951). Two new species of copepods of the genus Peniculus parasitic on Madras fishes. Records of the Indian Museum, Calcutta 49(2):221-226, figs. 1-2. [details]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Feedingtypes  adult: parasitic: ectoparasitic on Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRastrelliger kanagurta (Cuvier, 1816) [details]
adult: parasitic: ectoparasitic on Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScomber microlepidotus Rüppell, 1836 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRastrelliger kanagurta (Cuvier, 1816) [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Copepod Collection 
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:354682
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2008-07-15 14:41:49Z  created  Walter, T. Chad
2014-10-06 21:38:18Z  changed  Walter, T. Chad
  
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  Citation: Walter, T. Chad (2015). Peniculus scomberi Gnanamuthu, 1951. In: Walter, T.C. & Boxshall, G. (2015). World of Copepods database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=354682 on 2015-06-03
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