Copepoda taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorUnicolax anonymous (Vervoort, 1965) 
AphiaID: 362171

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 editorPoecilostomatoida > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBomolochidae > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorUnicolax
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorUnicolax Cressey & Cressey, 1980
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBomolochus anonymus (Vervoort, 1965) (suggested by Cressey & Cressey, 1980)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCephalocolax anonymous (Vervoort, 1965)
Sources  original description Cressey, R.F. & H.B. Cressey. 1980. Bomolochid copepods parasitic on the eyes of Indo-West Pacific clupeid fishes. Fishery Bulletin, United States National Marine Fisheries Service 78(3):715-730, figs. 1-46, tab. 1. (vii-1980) [details]

new combination reference Avdeev, G.V.. 1980. Obosnovanie novogo roda Cephalocolax g.n. (Copepoda, Cyclopoida) i opisanie novogo vida C. katsuwoni sp. n. ot tuntsa iz Bengal'skogo zaliva. The erection of the new genus Cephalocolax g.n. (Copepoda, Cyclopoida) and description of the new species C. katsuwoni sp. n. from Katsuwonus pelamis from the Bay of Bengal. Parazitologiya 14(4):333-339, figs. l-3. ( 12-vi-1980, Russian with English summary.) [details]

new combination reference Kabata, Z.. 1979. Parasitic Copepoda of British Fishes. Ray Society, London 152: i-xii, 1-468, figs. 1-2031, text-figs. 1-67, tabs. 1-18. [details]

new combination reference Vervoort, W.. 1969. Caribbean Bomolochidae (Copepoda: Cyclopoida). Studies on the Fauna of CuraƧao and Other Caribbean Islands 28(105):1-125, figs. 1-57. (Uitgaven Natuurwetensch. Studiekring Suriname Ned. Antillen, 53). [details]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Feedingtypes  adult: parasitic: ectoparasitic on Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEuthynnus alleteratus (Rafinesque, 1810) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEuthynnus alletteratus (Rafinesque, 1810) [details]
adult: parasitic: ectoparasitic on Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEuthynnus alletteratus (Rafinesque, 1810) [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (1 publication) 
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 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
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From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Gulf of Guinea; Ghana; Gulf of Mexico [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSynonymy Avdeev (1980) created Cephalocolax to accommodate Parabomolochus anonymous Vervoort, 1965; but, it was predated by Cressey & Cressey's (1980) Unicolax. [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:362171
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2008-07-15 14:41:49Z  created  Walter, T. Chad
2008-10-09 09:20:16Z  changed  Ho, Ju-shey
2009-11-18 20:51:41Z  changed  Ho, Ju-shey
  
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  Citation: Ho, J.; Walter, T. Chad (2014). Unicolax anonymous (Vervoort, 1965). 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=362171 on 2014-04-21