Copepoda taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStellicomes tumidulus Humes & Cressey, 1958

marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Humes, A.G. & R.F. Cressey. (1958). A new family containing two new genera of cyclopoid copepods parasitic on starfishes. Journal of Parasitology 44(4):395-408, pls. 1-8. (viii-1958) [details]   
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Nosy Be, north-western Madagascar; Ankify,...  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Nosy Be, north-western Madagascar; Ankify, north-western madagascar; Tany Kely, near Nosy Be, Madagascar; Poelau gomumu, south of Obi, Moluccas; Vethalai, Gulf of Mannar, south-eastern India. [details]
Walter, T. Chad (2008). Stellicomes tumidulus Humes & Cressey, 1958. In: Walter, T.C. & Boxshall, G. (2017). World of Copepods database. Accessed at http://www.marinespecies.org/copepoda/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=355805 on 2017-12-12

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original description Humes, A.G. & R.F. Cressey. (1958). A new family containing two new genera of cyclopoid copepods parasitic on starfishes. Journal of Parasitology 44(4):395-408, pls. 1-8. (viii-1958) [details]   

basis of record Walter, Chad. The world of Copepods. , available online at http://www.marinespecies.org/copepoda [details]   
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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Nosy Be, north-western Madagascar; Ankify, north-western madagascar; Tany Kely, near Nosy Be, Madagascar; Poelau gomumu, south of Obi, Moluccas; Vethalai, Gulf of Mannar, south-eastern India. [details]
 

Feeding Type
adult: parasitic: ectoparasitic on Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChoriaster granulatus Lütken, 1869 [details]
adult: parasitic: ectoparasitic on Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCulcita schmideliana (Retzius, 1805) [details]
adult: parasitic: ectoparasitic on Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHalityle regularis Fisher, 1913 [details]
adult: parasitic: ectoparasitic on Checked: verified by a taxonomic editor accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPentaceraster mammillatus (Audouin, 1826) [details]
adult: parasitic: ectoparasitic on Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPentaceraster multispinus (von Martens, 1866) [details]
adult: parasitic: ectoparasitic on Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPoraster superbus (Möbius, 1859) [details]
adult: parasitic: ectoparasitic on Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorProtoreaster lincki (Blainville, 1830) [details]