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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLepeophtheirus curtus (Wilson C.B., 1913) 
AphiaID: 358943

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 editorCaligidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLepeophtheirus (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLepeophtheirus curtus (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLepeophtheirus von Nordmann, 1832
Orig. name Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDentigryps curtus Wilson C.B., 1913
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDentigryps curtus Wilson C.B., 1913 (transferred to Lepeophtheirus by Hewitt, 1971)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHomoiotes bermudensis Heegaard, 1943 (synonym according to Heegaard, 1945)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLepeophtheirus bermudensis (Heegaard, 1943) (synonym according to Heegaard, 1945)
Sources  original description Wilson, C.B. (1913). Crustacean parasites of West Indian fishes and land crabs, with descriptions of new genera and species. Proceedings of the United States National Museum 44(1950):189-227, pls. 18-53. (3-iv-1913) [details]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Feedingtype  adult: parasitic: ectoparasitic on Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMycteroperca bonaci (Poey, 1860) [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:358943
Taxonomic
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2008-07-15 14:41:49Z  created  Walter, T. Chad
  
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  Citation: Walter, T. Chad (2015). Lepeophtheirus curtus. In: Walter, T.C. & Boxshall, G. (2015). World of Copepods database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=358943 on 2016-08-27
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