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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaligus asymmetricus Kabata, 1965 
AphiaID: 357475

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 editorCaligus (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaligus O.F. Müller, 1785
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaligus thynni Pillai, 1963 (synonym)
Sources  original description Kabata, Z.. 1965. Copepoda parasitic on Australian fishes. IV. Genus Caligus (Caligidae). Annals and Magazine of Natural History (13)8:109-126, figs. 1-6. (31-xii-1965) [details]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Feedingtypes  adult: parasitic: ectoparasitic on Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAuxis rochei (Risso, 1810) represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAuxis rochei rochei (Risso, 1810) [details]
adult: parasitic: ectoparasitic on Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCybiosarda elegans (Whitley, 1935) [details]
adult: parasitic: ectoparasitic on Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEuthynnus affinis (Cantor, 1849) [details]
adult: parasitic: ectoparasitic on Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEuthynnus alleteratus (Rafinesque, 1810) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEuthynnus alletteratus (Rafinesque, 1810) [details]
adult: parasitic: ectoparasitic on Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEuthynnus yaito Kishinouye, 1915 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEuthynnus affinis (Cantor, 1849) [details]
adult: parasitic: ectoparasitic on Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGrammatorcynus bicarinatus (Quoy & Gaimard, 1825) [details]
adult: parasitic: ectoparasitic on Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGrammatorcynus bilineatus (Rüppell, 1836) [details]
adult: parasitic: ectoparasitic on Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorKatsuwonus pelamis (Linnaeus, 1758) [details]
adult: parasitic: ectoparasitic on Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSarda australis (MacLeay, 1881) [details]
adult: parasitic: ectoparasitic on Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSarda orientalis (Temminck & Schlegel, 1844) [details]
adult: parasitic: ectoparasitic on Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScomberomorus commersoni (Lacepède, 1800) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScomberomorus commerson (Lacepède, 1800) [details]
adult: parasitic: ectoparasitic on Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorThunnus albacares (Bonnaterre, 1788) [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Antarctic Invertebrates 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (4 publications) 
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 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Notes 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution New south Wales, Australia; western Australia; Madagascar; Queensland, Australia; Hawaii; Eniwetok Atoll; Seychelles, Taiwan. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat gill cavity [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:357475
Taxonomic
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2008-07-15 14:41:49Z  created  Walter, T. Chad
  
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  Citation: Walter, T. Chad (2014). Caligus asymmetricus Kabata, 1965. 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?p=taxdetails&id=357475 on 2014-07-25
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