WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPenicillus indicus Kumar & Hameed, 1993

377269

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nomen dubium
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Kumar, K.A. & M.S. Hameed. (1993). A new genus of the family Pennellidae (Copepoda: Siphonostomatoida) parasitic on elasmobranchs in the southwest coast of India. Journal of the Marine Biological Association of India 35(1-2):198-200. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
Boxshall, G. (2009). Penicillus indicus Kumar & Hameed, 1993. 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=377269 on 2017-11-21

Date
action
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2008-12-08 16:06:07Z
created
2009-06-30 12:48:33Z
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original description Kumar, K.A. & M.S. Hameed. (1993). A new genus of the family Pennellidae (Copepoda: Siphonostomatoida) parasitic on elasmobranchs in the southwest coast of India. Journal of the Marine Biological Association of India 35(1-2):198-200. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

source of synonymy Benz, G.W. (2005). Taxonomic status of Penicillus Kumar et Hameed, 1993 and its only species, P. indicus Kumar et Hameed, 1993 (Pennellidae, Siphonostomatoida, Copepoda). Acta Ichthyologica et Piscatoria 35(2):139-145. [details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorPeniculus indicus Kumar & Hameed, 1993) Walter, Chad. The world of Copepods. , available online at http://www.marinespecies.org/copepoda [details]   
 

Feeding Type
adult: parasitic: ectoparasitic [details]