Copepoda taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaligus xystercus Cressey, 1991 
AphiaID: 349776

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 editorMaxillopoda > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCopepoda > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNeocopepoda > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPodoplea > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSiphonostomatoida > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaligidae > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaligus
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaligus O.F. Müller, 1785
Sources  original description Cressey, R.F.. 1991. Parasitic copepods from the Gulf of Mexico and Caribbean Sea, III: Caligus. Smithsonian Contributions to Zoology 497:i-iii, 1-53 (including appendix), figs. 1-220. [details]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Feedingtypes  adult: parasitic: ectoparasitic on Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnisotremus virginicus (Linnaeus, 1758) [details]
adult: parasitic: ectoparasitic on Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAulostomus maculatus Valenciennes, 1841 [details]
adult: parasitic: ectoparasitic on Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCalamus pennatula Guichenot, 1868 [details]
adult: parasitic: ectoparasitic on Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLutjanus apodus (Walbaum, 1792) [details]
adult: parasitic: ectoparasitic on Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPomacanthus arcuatus (Linnaeus, 1758) [details]
adult: parasitic: ectoparasitic on Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPriacanthus cruentatus (Lacepède, 1801) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHeteropriacanthus cruentatus (Lacepède, 1801) [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Copepod Collection 
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:349776
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  Citation: Walter, T. Chad (2014). Caligus xystercus Cressey, 1991. In: Walter, T.C. & Boxshall, G. (2014). World of Copepods database. Accessed through: Walter, T.C. & Boxshall, G. (2014). World of Copepods database at http://www.marinespecies.org/copepoda/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=349776 on 2014-10-23