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Lepeophtheirus salmonis

Lepeophtheirus salmonis
Description: Dorsal and ventral views of adult female with larvae mid-release. Preserved in ethanol. Collected in Pedder Bay BC from Pink salmon, 22 Aug 10.
Author: Amber Messmer ()
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Copepoda taxa
Lepeophtheirus salmonis (Krøyer, 1837) represented as Lepeophtheirus salmonis salmonis (Krøyer, 1837)Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorchecked Walter, T. Chad 2014-02-07

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