Copepoda taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArgulus alosae Gould, 1841 
AphiaID: 159938

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArthropoda > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCrustacea > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOligostraca > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIchthyostraca > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBranchiura > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArguloida > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArguloidea > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArgulidae > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArgulus > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArgulus alosae
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArgulus O.F. Müller, 1785
Orig. name Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArgulus alosae Gould, 1841
Sources  original description Gould, Augustus A. (1841) Report on the invertebrata of Massachusetts, comprising the Mollusca, Crustacea, Annelida, and Radiata., Folsom, Wells, and Thurston, Cambridge. Pp., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/76081 [details]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorherring fishlouse  [details]
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Distribution 
From other sources
Gulf of Mexico
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Mexico [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth West Atlantic [details]
Feedingtypes  adult: parasitic: ectoparasitic on Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSalvelinus fontinalis (Mitchill, 1814) [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (28 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Copepod Collection 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Notes 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Western Atlantic: Gulf of St. Lawrence to Key West Fla. [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat Normally found in calm waters, but can tolerate rough waters. Ectoparasite found on Gasterosteus aculeatus and Salvelinus fontinalis. [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:159938
Taxonomic
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Date   action   by
2005-05-30 12:28:25Z  created  Appeltans, Ward
2009-03-12 11:11:29Z  changed  Boxshall, Geoff
  
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  Citation: Boxshall, G. (2015). Argulus alosae Gould, 1841. In: Walter, T.C. & Boxshall, G. (2015). World of Copepods database. Accessed through: Walter, T.C. & Boxshall, G. (2015). World of Copepods database at http://www.marinespecies.org/copepoda/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=159938 on 2015-07-29