Copepoda name details

Caligus leptochilus Leuckart in Frey & Leuckart, 1847

135760  (

 unaccepted (long treated as synonym of Caligus rapax, probably synonym of C. elongatus)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Walter, T.C. & Boxshall, G. (2018). World of Copepods database. Caligus leptochilus Leuckart in Frey & Leuckart, 1847. Accessed at: on 2018-03-23
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taxonomy source Parker, R.R. (1969). Validity of the binomen Caligus elongatus for a common parasitic copepod formerly misidentified with Caligus rapax. Journal of the Fisheries Research Board of Canada 26(4):1013-1035, figs. 1-22. [details]   

basis of record Boxshall, G. (2001). Copepoda (excl. Harpacticoida), in: Costello, M.J. et al. (Ed.) (2001). European register of marine species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification. Collection Patrimoines Naturels, 50: pp. 252-268 (look up in IMIS[details]   
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien