Copepoda taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGamispinus diabolicus Thatcher & Boeger, 1984

marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Thatcher, V.E. & W.A. Boeger. (1984). The parasitic crustaceans of fishes from the Brazilian Amazon, 14, Gamispinus diabolicus gen. et sp. nov. (Copepoda: Poecilostomatoida: Vaigamidae) from the nasal fossae of Ageneiosus brevifilis Valenciennes. Amazoniana, Kiel 8(4):505-510, figs. 1-10, tabs. 1-2. (x-1984, Portuguese summary.) [details]   
Walter, T. Chad (2008). Gamispinus diabolicus Thatcher & Boeger, 1984. In: Walter, T.C. & Boxshall, G. (2017). World of Copepods database. Accessed at http://www.marinespecies.org/copepoda/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=351929 on 2017-11-17

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original description Thatcher, V.E. & W.A. Boeger. (1984). The parasitic crustaceans of fishes from the Brazilian Amazon, 14, Gamispinus diabolicus gen. et sp. nov. (Copepoda: Poecilostomatoida: Vaigamidae) from the nasal fossae of Ageneiosus brevifilis Valenciennes. Amazoniana, Kiel 8(4):505-510, figs. 1-10, tabs. 1-2. (x-1984, Portuguese summary.) [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]