Copepoda taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMetapeniculus antofagastiensis Castro-Romero & Baeza-Kuroki, 1985 
AphiaID: 353438

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 editorPennellidae > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMetapeniculus
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMetapeniculus Castro-Romero & Baeza-Kuroki, 1985
Sources  original description Castro-Romero, R. & H. Baeza-Kuroki. 1985. Metapeniculus antofagastensis gen. et sp. nov. (Copepoda, Pennellidae) parasitic on two inshore fishes of Antofagasta, Chile, South Pacific. Crustaceana, Leiden 49(1):22-29, figs. 1-22. (19-viii-1985, French summary) [details]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Feedingtypes  adult: parasitic: ectoparasitic on Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnisotremus scapularis (Tschudi, 1846) [details]
adult: parasitic: ectoparasitic on Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDoydixodon laevifrons (Tschudi, 1846) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGirella laevifrons (Tschudi, 1846) [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:353438
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  Citation: Walter, T. Chad (2014). Metapeniculus antofagastiensis Castro-Romero & Baeza-Kuroki, 1985. 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=353438 on 2014-07-31