Copepoda taxon details

Pegesimallus Krøyer, 1863

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Pegesimallus spiralis Krøyer, 1863 (type by original designation)

Species Pegesimallus spiralis Krøyer, 1863 (nomen nudum)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Not documented
Walter, T.C.; Boxshall, G. (2021). World of Copepods database. Pegesimallus Krøyer, 1863. Accessed at: on 2021-03-06
2008-07-15 11:49:29Z
2015-09-03 06:24:32Z

basis of record Walter, Chad. The world of Copepods. , available online at [details]   

additional source Wilson, C.B. (1924). New North American parasitic copepods, new hosts and notes on copepod nomenclature. Proceedings of the United States National Museum 64(17)(2507):1-22, pls. 1-3.
note: In 1860 Steenstrup claimed that Kroyers's specimen was not a copepod but an agamid colony and recent examination of the type specimen has proved this claim to be true. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available 

additional source Wilson, C.B. (1917). North American parasitic copepods belonging to the Lernaeidae with a revision of the entire family. <em>Proceedings of the United States National Museum.</em> 53(2194):1-150, pls. 1-21. (13-vi-1917). [details]  OpenAccess publication