Copepoda taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGamidactylus hoplius Varella & Malta, 1996

marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Varella, A.M.B. & J.C.O. Malta. (1996). Gamidactylus hoplius sp. n. (Copepoda, Poecilostomatoida, Vaigamidae) das fossas nasais de Hoplius malabaricus (Bloch, 1794) (Characiformes, Erythrynidae) da Amazônia brasileira. Acta Amazonica 25(3/4):281-288. (For 1995; Publ. vii.1996.) [details]   
Walter, T. Chad (2008). Gamidactylus hoplius Varella & Malta, 1996. In: Walter, T.C. & Boxshall, G. (2017). World of Copepods database. Accessed at http://www.marinespecies.org/copepoda/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=361192 on 2017-12-13

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original description Varella, A.M.B. & J.C.O. Malta. (1996). Gamidactylus hoplius sp. n. (Copepoda, Poecilostomatoida, Vaigamidae) das fossas nasais de Hoplius malabaricus (Bloch, 1794) (Characiformes, Erythrynidae) da Amazônia brasileira. Acta Amazonica 25(3/4):281-288. (For 1995; Publ. vii.1996.) [details]   

basis of record Walter, Chad. The world of Copepods. , available online at http://www.marinespecies.org/copepoda [details]   
 

Feeding Type
adult: parasitic: ectoparasitic [details]