WoRMS banner
Add search provider Add provider
Twitter: Latest updates @WRMarineSpecies

WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaligus kirtiodes Ho & Lin, 2004 
AphiaID: 594999

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 editorMulticrustacea (Superclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHexanauplia (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) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaligus kirtiodes (Species)
Status Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted (synonym )
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaligus jawahari Hameed & Adamkutty, 1985
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaligus O.F. Müller, 1785
Sources  original description Ho, J.S. & C.L. Lin. (2004). Sea lice of Taiwan (Copepoda: Siphonostomatoida: Caligidae). The Sueichan Press, Keelung, Taiwan. 388 pp. [details]

source of synonymy Hayes, P.; Justine, J.L. & Boxshall, G.A. (2012). The genus Caligus Müller, 1785 (Copepoda: Siphonostomatoida): two new species from reef associated fishes in New Caledonia, and some nomenclatural probelms resolved. Zootaxa 3534:21-39., available online at http://www.mapress.com/zootaxa/2012/f/z03534p039f.pdf [details]

Environment marine
Feedingtype  adult: parasitic: ectoparasitic on Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDecapterus kurroides Bleeker, 1855 [details]
Notes 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Taiwan [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat body surface [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:594999
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2012-01-31 16:14:10Z  created  Boxshall, Geoff
2012-11-06 11:24:50Z  changed  Boxshall, Geoff
2017-04-21 10:10:24Z  changed  Boxshall, Geoff
  
[Taxonomic tree] [Occurrence map] [Google] [Google scholar] [Google images]
  Citation: Boxshall, G. (2017). Caligus kirtiodes Ho & Lin, 2004. 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=594999 on 2017-10-22
  Creative Commons License The webpage text is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 License