Copepoda taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCeratocolax mykternastes Cressey, 1981

349995  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:349995)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Boyle Cressey, H.B. (1981). Ceratocolax mykternastes, new species (Copepoda, Bomolochidae) parasitic in the nasal sinus of Haemulon sciurus (Pisces, Pomadasydae) from Belize. Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington 94(2):514-524, figs. 1-32. (20-vii-1981) [details]  Available for editors  PDF available 
Walter, T. Chad (2008). Ceratocolax mykternastes Cressey, 1981. In: Walter, T.C. & Boxshall, G. (2017). World of Copepods database. Accessed at http://www.marinespecies.org/copepoda/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=349995 on 2017-12-16

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original description Boyle Cressey, H.B. (1981). Ceratocolax mykternastes, new species (Copepoda, Bomolochidae) parasitic in the nasal sinus of Haemulon sciurus (Pisces, Pomadasydae) from Belize. Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington 94(2):514-524, figs. 1-32. (20-vii-1981) [details]  Available for editors  PDF available 

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

Feeding Type
adult: parasitic: ectoparasitic on Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHaemulon sciurus (Shaw, 1803) [details]