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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaligus chiastos Lin & Ho, 2003 
AphiaID: 362265

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
Sources  original description Lin, C.L. & J.S. Ho. 2003. Two species of rare sea lice (Copepoda, Caligidae) parasitic on marine fishes of Taiwan. Journal of the Fisheries Society of Taiwan 30(2):147-158. [details]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Feedingtypes  adult: parasitic: ectoparasitic on Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaranx sexfasciatus Quoy & Gaimard, 1825 [details]
adult: parasitic: ectoparasitic on Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOtolithes rubber (Bloch & Schneider, 1801) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOtolithes ruber (Bloch & Schneider, 1801) [details]
adult: parasitic: ectoparasitic on Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPagrus auratus (Forster, 1801) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChrysophrys auratus (Forster, 1801) [details]
adult: parasitic: ectoparasitic on Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPelates quadrilineatus (Bloch, 1790) [details]
adult: parasitic: ectoparasitic on Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlectorhinchus cinctus (Temminck & Schlegel, 1843) [details]
Links 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 
Notes 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution eastern Australia; Taiwan [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat gill cavity [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:362265
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2008-07-15 14:41:49Z  created  Walter, T. Chad
  
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  Citation: Walter, T. Chad (2014). Caligus chiastos Lin & Ho, 2003. 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=362265 on 2014-09-15
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