WoRMS name details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDentigryps bifurcatus Lewis A.G., 1964

364832  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:364832)

Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted (name preoccupied on transfer from Dentigryps to Lepeophtheirus, replaced by Hewitt, 1971)
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Lewis, A.G. (1964). Caligoid copepods (Crustacea) of the Hawaiian islands: parasitic on fishes of the family Acanthuridae. Proceedings of the United States National Museum 11(3482):137-244, figs. 1-23. (28-ii-1964) [details]   
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Hawaii  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editortype locality contained in Hawaii [details]
Boxshall, G.; Walter, T. Chad (2013). Dentigryps bifurcatus Lewis A.G., 1964. 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=364832 on 2017-12-17

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original description Lewis, A.G. (1964). Caligoid copepods (Crustacea) of the Hawaiian islands: parasitic on fishes of the family Acanthuridae. Proceedings of the United States National Museum 11(3482):137-244, figs. 1-23. (28-ii-1964) [details]   

source of synonymy 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 
 

 

Feeding Type
adult: parasitic: ectoparasitic on Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcanthurus olivaceus Bloch & Schneider, 1801 [details]
adult: parasitic: ectoparasitic on Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcanthurus triostegus sandvicensis Streets, 1877 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcanthurus triostegus (Linnaeus, 1758) [details]
adult: parasitic: ectoparasitic on Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBodianus bilunulatus (Lacep├Ęde, 1801) [details]
adult: parasitic: ectoparasitic on Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChaetodon fremblii Bennett, 1828 [details]
adult: parasitic: ectoparasitic on Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNaso hexacanthus (Bleeker, 1855) [details]