Copepoda taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLepeophtheirus acutus Heegaard, 1943 
AphiaID: 352707

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 editorMulticrustacea > 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 editorLepeophtheirus > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLepeophtheirus acutus
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLepeophtheirus von Nordmann, 1832
Orig. name Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLepeophtheirus acutus Heegaard, 1943
Sources  original description Heegaard, P.E. (1943). Some new caligids from the Gilbert Islands. Arkiv för Zoologi (A)34(16):1-12, figs. 1-3. (17-v-1943) [details]

redescription Tang D, Venmathi Maran BA, Matsumoto Y, Kazuya Nagasawa K. (2013). Redescription of Lepeophtheirus acutus Heegaard, 1943 (Copepoda: Caligidae) parasitic on two elasmobranch hosts off Okinawa-jima Island, Japan. Journal of Natural History 47(5-12):581-596. , available online at http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/00222933.2012.738832 [details]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Feedingtypes  parasitic: ectoparasitic on Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorManta alfredi (Krefft, 1868) [details]
parasitic: ectoparasitic on Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRhincodon typus Smith, 1828 [details]
parasitic: ectoparasitic on Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTaeniura lymma (Forsskål, 1775) [details]
Link Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:352707
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  Citation: Walter, T. Chad (2008). Lepeophtheirus acutus Heegaard, 1943. In: Walter, T.C. & Boxshall, G. (2015). World of Copepods database. Accessed at http://www.marinespecies.org/copepoda/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=352707 on 2016-09-26