WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorXarifia comata Humes, 1962

356420

urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:356420

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Humes, A.G. (1962). Eight new species of Xarifia (Copepoda, Cyclopoida), parasites of corals in Madagascar. Bulletin of the Museum of Comparative Zoology, Harvard University 128(2):37-63, pls. 1-13. (15-xi-1962) [details]   
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Madagascar; Moluccas; Great Barrier Reef; Taiwan  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Madagascar; Moluccas; Great Barrier Reef; Taiwan [details]
Walter, T. Chad (2008). Xarifia comata Humes, 1962. 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=356420 on 2017-11-19

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original description Humes, A.G. (1962). Eight new species of Xarifia (Copepoda, Cyclopoida), parasites of corals in Madagascar. Bulletin of the Museum of Comparative Zoology, Harvard University 128(2):37-63, pls. 1-13. (15-xi-1962) [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 Madagascar; Moluccas; Great Barrier Reef; Taiwan [details]
 

Feeding Type
adult: parasitic: ectoparasitic on Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPocillopora eydouxi Milne Edwards, 1860 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPocillopora grandis Dana, 1846 [details]
adult: parasitic: ectoparasitic on Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPocillopora verrucosa (Ellis & Solander, 1786) [details]
adult: parasitic: endoparasitic in Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPocillopora verrucosa (Ellis & Solander, 1786) [details]