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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaligus affinis Kurian, 1961 
AphiaID: 477367

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 Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted (synonym)
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaligus savala Gnanamuthu, 1948
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaligus O.F. Müller, 1785
Source  original description Kurian, C.V.. 1961. Parasitic copepods from fishes from Kerala, no. 3. Bulletin of the Central Research Institute, University of Kerala (C)8:63-77, figs. 1-48. [details]

Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Feedingtypes  adult: parasitic: ectoparasitic on Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArgyrosomus regius (Asso, 1801) [details]
adult: parasitic: ectoparasitic on Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPomatomus saltatrix (Linnaeus, 1766) [details]
adult: parasitic: ectoparasitic on Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSciaena umbra Linnaeus, 1758 [details]
adult: parasitic: ectoparasitic on Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorUmbrina cirrosa (Linnaeus, 1758) [details]
Link Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (7 publications) 
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:477367
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2010-05-24 18:20:35Z  created  Ho, Ju-shey
  
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  Citation: Ho, J. (2014). Caligus affinis Kurian, 1961. 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=477367 on 2014-10-23
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