Copepoda taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorErgasilus colomesus Thatcher & Boeger, 1983

351559  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:351559)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Thatcher, V.E. & W.A. Boeger. (1983). The parasitic crustaceans of fishes from the Brazilian Amazon. 4. Ergasilus colomesus n. sp. (Copepoda: Cyclopoida) from an ornamental fish, Colomesus asellus (Tetraodontidae) and aspects of its pathogenicity. Transactions of the American Microscopical Society 102(4):371-379, figs. 1-15, tabs. 1-4. (10-x-1983). [details]   
Ho, J.; Walter, T. Chad (2009). Ergasilus colomesus Thatcher & Boeger, 1983. In: Walter, T.C. & Boxshall, G. (2017). World of Copepods database. Accessed at http://www.marinespecies.org/copepoda/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=351559 on 2017-12-14

Date
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2008-07-15 14:41:49Z
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2009-12-18 20:06:39Z
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original description Thatcher, V.E. & W.A. Boeger. (1983). The parasitic crustaceans of fishes from the Brazilian Amazon. 4. Ergasilus colomesus n. sp. (Copepoda: Cyclopoida) from an ornamental fish, Colomesus asellus (Tetraodontidae) and aspects of its pathogenicity. Transactions of the American Microscopical Society 102(4):371-379, figs. 1-15, tabs. 1-4. (10-x-1983). [details]   

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

Feeding Type
adult: parasitic: ectoparasitic [details]