Copepoda name details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLernaeopodina spinacis (Brian, 1908)

135860  (

taxon inquirendum (Considered a species inquirendum by Kabata (2004))
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Boxshall, G. (2016). Lernaeopodina spinacis (Brian, 1908). In: Walter, T.C. & Boxshall, G. (2017). World of Copepods database. Accessed at on 2018-01-21

2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
2016-06-15 14:31:30Z

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]   

status source Kabata, Z. (2004). Some comments on the genus Lernaeopodina Wilson, 1915 (Copepoda: Siphonostomatoida: Lernaeopodidae). Systematic Parasitology 57(1):15-17. [details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorLernaeopoda spinacis Brian, 1908) Walter, Chad. The world of Copepods. , available online at [details]   
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 


Feeding Type
adult: parasitic: ectoparasitic on Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtmopterus spinax (Linnaeus, 1758) [details]