Copepoda name details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVaigamus spinicephalus Thatcher & Robertson B.A., 1984

marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Thatcher, V.E. & B.A. Robertson. (1984). The parasitic crustaceans of fishes from the Brazilian Amazon. 11. Vaigamidae fam. nov. (Copepoda: Poecilostomatoida) with males and females of Vaigamus retrobarbatus gen. et sp. nov. and V. spinicephalus sp. nov. from plankton. Canadian Journal of Zoology 62(4):716-729, figs. 1-45, tabs. 1-8. (iv-1984, French summary.) [details]   
Boxshall, G.; Walter, T. Chad (2008). Vaigamus spinicephalus Thatcher & Robertson B.A., 1984. In: Walter, T.C. & Boxshall, G. (2017). World of Copepods database. Accessed at http://www.marinespecies.org/copepoda/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=356358 on 2017-12-16

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original description Thatcher, V.E. & B.A. Robertson. (1984). The parasitic crustaceans of fishes from the Brazilian Amazon. 11. Vaigamidae fam. nov. (Copepoda: Poecilostomatoida) with males and females of Vaigamus retrobarbatus gen. et sp. nov. and V. spinicephalus sp. nov. from plankton. Canadian Journal of Zoology 62(4):716-729, figs. 1-45, tabs. 1-8. (iv-1984, French summary.) [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 editorBiology in plankton [details]