Copepoda taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTaeniacanthus comparatus Dojiri & Cressey, 1987

marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Dojiri, M. & R.F. Cressey. (1987). Revision of the Taeniacanthidae (Copepoda: Poecilostomatoida) parasitic on fishes and sea urchins. Smithsonian Contributions to Zoology 447:i-iv, 1-250, figs. 1-166. [details]   
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Reunion Island, Mascarene Islands; Tutuila...  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Reunion Island, Mascarene Islands; Tutuila Island, American Samoa [details]
Walter, T. Chad (2008). Taeniacanthus comparatus Dojiri & Cressey, 1987. In: Walter, T.C. & Boxshall, G. (2017). World of Copepods database. Accessed at http://www.marinespecies.org/copepoda/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=355994 on 2017-11-21

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original description Dojiri, M. & R.F. Cressey. (1987). Revision of the Taeniacanthidae (Copepoda: Poecilostomatoida) parasitic on fishes and sea urchins. Smithsonian Contributions to Zoology 447:i-iv, 1-250, figs. 1-166. [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 Reunion Island, Mascarene Islands; Tutuila Island, American Samoa [details]
 

Feeding Type
adult: parasitic: ectoparasitic on Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCirripectes quagga (Fowler & Ball, 1924) [details]