Copepoda taxon details

Peniculus clavatus (Müller, 1779)

157786  (

Lernaea clavata Müller O.F., 1776 (synonym according to Wilson (1917) )
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Distribution Ungava Bay to Cape Cod  
Distribution Ungava Bay to Cape Cod [details]
Walter, T.C. & Boxshall, G. (2018). World of Copepods database. Peniculus clavatus (Müller, 1779). Accessed at: on 2018-03-18
2005-05-24 07:32:08Z
2008-08-06 13:32:15Z
2011-02-15 11:32:24Z

basis of record Brunel, P.; Bosse, L.; Lamarche, G. (1998). Catalogue of the marine invertebrates of the estuary and Gulf of St. Lawrence. Canadian Special Publication of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences, 126. 405 p. (look up in IMIS[details]  Available for editors  PDF available 

additional source Hogans, W.E. (1995). Parasitic Copepoda in the collection of the Atlantic Reference Centre, St. Andrews, New Brunswick, Canada. Canadian Technical Report of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences 2028:1-6. [details]   

basis of record  (ofLernaea clavata Müller O.F., 1776) Walter, Chad. The world of Copepods. , available online at [details]   
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 

From other sources
Distribution Ungava Bay to Cape Cod [details]

Habitat ectoparasite of Triglops murrayi and T. pingeli; circalittoral of the Gulf and estuary [details]