Copepoda taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaligus fortis Kabata, 1965

349625  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:349625)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Kabata, Z. (1965). Copepoda parasitic on Australian fishes. IV. Genus Caligus (Caligidae). Annals and Magazine of Natural History (13)8:109-126, figs. 1-6. (31-xii-1965) [details]   
Walter, T. Chad (2008). Caligus fortis Kabata, 1965. In: Walter, T.C. & Boxshall, G. (2017). World of Copepods database. Accessed at http://www.marinespecies.org/copepoda/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=349625 on 2017-12-12

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2008-07-15 14:41:49Z
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original description Kabata, Z. (1965). Copepoda parasitic on Australian fishes. IV. Genus Caligus (Caligidae). Annals and Magazine of Natural History (13)8:109-126, figs. 1-6. (31-xii-1965) [details]   

basis of record Walter, Chad. The world of Copepods. , available online at http://www.marinespecies.org/copepoda [details]   

redescription Ho, J.S. & C.L. Lin. (2007). Three species of Caligus Muller, 1785 (Copepoda: Caligidae) parasitic on Caranx spp. (Teleostei: Carangidae) off Taiwan. Systematic Parasitology 68(1):33-43. [details]   
 

Feeding Type
adult: parasitic: ectoparasitic on Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCarangoides emburyi (Whitley, 1932) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCarangoides fulvoguttatus (Forsskål, 1775) [details]
adult: parasitic: ectoparasitic on Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaranx ignobilis (Forsskål, 1775) [details]