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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaligus praecinctorius Hayes, Justine & Boxshall, 2012 
AphiaID: 709477

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
Source  original description 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  parasitic: ectoparasitic on Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGymnocranius euanus (Günther, 1879) [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:709477
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2012-11-02 11:56:08Z  created  Boxshall, Geoff
  
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  Citation: Boxshall, G. (2014). Caligus praecinctorius Hayes, Justine & Boxshall, 2012. 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=709477 on 2014-10-21
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