WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVaigamus retrobarbatus Thatcher & Robertson B.A., 1984

356357  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:356357)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Thatcher, V.E. & B.A. Robertson. (1984). The parasitic crustaceans of fishes from the Brazilian Amazon. 11. Vaigamidae fam. nov. (Copepoda: Poecilostomatoida) with males and females of Vaigamus retrobarbatus gen. et sp. nov. and V. spinicephalus sp. nov. from plankton. Canadian Journal of Zoology 62(4):716-729, figs. 1-45, tabs. 1-8. (iv-1984, French summary.) [details]   
Boxshall, G.; Walter, T. Chad (2008). Vaigamus retrobarbatus Thatcher & Robertson B.A., 1984. 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=356357 on 2017-12-12

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2008-07-15 14:41:49Z
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2008-12-06 16:02:12Z
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original description Thatcher, V.E. & B.A. Robertson. (1984). The parasitic crustaceans of fishes from the Brazilian Amazon. 11. Vaigamidae fam. nov. (Copepoda: Poecilostomatoida) with males and females of Vaigamus retrobarbatus gen. et sp. nov. and V. spinicephalus sp. nov. from plankton. Canadian Journal of Zoology 62(4):716-729, figs. 1-45, tabs. 1-8. (iv-1984, French summary.) [details]   

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

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorErgasilus retrobarbatus Thatcher & Robertson B.A., 1984) 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 editorBiology in plankton [details]
 

Feeding Type
parasite [details]