WoRMS taxon details

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

358943 (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:358943)
accepted
Species
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)
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]   

(ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorDentigryps 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]   
Walter, T. Chad (2008). Lepeophtheirus curtus (Wilson C.B., 1913). 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=358943 on 2017-11-24

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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]   

original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorDentigryps 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]   

original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorHomoiotes 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]   

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]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorLepeophtheirus bermudensis (Heegaard, 1943)) Walter, Chad. The world of Copepods. , available online at http://www.marinespecies.org/copepoda [details]   

source of synonymy  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorDentigryps curtus Wilson C.B., 1913) Walter, Chad. The world of Copepods. , available online at http://www.marinespecies.org/copepoda [details]   

source of synonymy  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorHomoiotes bermudensis Heegaard, 1943) Walter, Chad. The world of Copepods. , available online at http://www.marinespecies.org/copepoda [details]   
 

Feeding Type
adult: parasitic: ectoparasitic on Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMycteroperca bonaci (Poey, 1860) [details]