WoRMS taxon details

Lepeophtheirus curtus (Wilson C.B., 1913)

358943  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:358943)

accepted
Species
Dentigryps curtus Wilson C.B., 1913 (transferred to Lepeophtheirus by Hewitt, 1971)
Homoiotes bermudensis Heegaard, 1943 (synonym according to Heegaard, 1945)
Lepeophtheirus bermudensis (Heegaard, 1943) (synonym according to Heegaard, 1945)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
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]  OpenAccess publication 

(of Dentigryps curtus Wilson C.B., 1913) 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]  OpenAccess publication 
Walter, T.C.; Boxshall, G. (2020). World of Copepods database. Lepeophtheirus curtus (Wilson C.B., 1913). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=358943 on 2020-08-10
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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]  OpenAccess publication 

original description  (of Dentigryps curtus Wilson C.B., 1913) 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]  OpenAccess publication 

original description  (of Homoiotes bermudensis Heegaard, 1943) Heegaard, P.E. (1943). Parasitic copepods mainly from tropical and antarctic seas. Arkiv för Zoologi (A)34(18):1-37, figs. 1-94. (14-v-1943) [details]   

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

additional source Sanches, E.G., C.E. Kerber, F. Paschoal & J.L. Luque (2016). First record of sea lice Lepeophtheirus curtus (Copepoda, Caligidae) in sea-farmed Epinephelus marginatus (Serranidae) in Brazil. <em>Brazilian Journal Of Biology</em>. 76(2):545-547, available online at https://doi.org/10.1590/1519-6984.17014 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

new combination reference Hewitt, G.C. (1971). Species of Lepeophtheirus (Copepoda, Caligidae) recorded from the ocean sunfish (Mola mola) and their implications for the caligid genus Dentigryps. Journal of the Fisheries Research Board of Canada 28(3):323-334, figs. 1-37, tab. 1. [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
To NMNH Extant Collection (Dentigryps curtus; USNM 42328, 43595)
To NMNH Extant Coll...
[hosted externally; from synonym]

To NMNH Extant Collection (Dentigryps curtus; USNM 42328, 43595)
To NMNH Extant Coll...
[hosted externally; from synonym]