Copepoda taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTelestacicola xenophiothricis Doignon, Deheyn & Fiers, 2004

marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Doignon, G., D. Deheyn & F. Fiers. (2004). Telestacicola xenophiothricis n. sp. (Copepoda, Poecilostomatoida), a remarkably well adapted commensal of the brittlestar Ophiothrix purpurea (Echinodermata). Belgian Journal of Zoology 134 (2/1):67-73. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available 
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Lagoon of Laing Island, Madang Province, Papua New gunea  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Lagoon of Laing Island, Madang Province, Papua New gunea [details]
Walter, T. Chad (2008). Telestacicola xenophiothricis Doignon, Deheyn & Fiers, 2004. In: Walter, T.C. & Boxshall, G. (2017). World of Copepods database. Accessed at http://www.marinespecies.org/copepoda/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=362295 on 2018-01-21

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original description Doignon, G., D. Deheyn & F. Fiers. (2004). Telestacicola xenophiothricis n. sp. (Copepoda, Poecilostomatoida), a remarkably well adapted commensal of the brittlestar Ophiothrix purpurea (Echinodermata). Belgian Journal of Zoology 134 (2/1):67-73. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available 

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 Lagoon of Laing Island, Madang Province, Papua New gunea [details]
 

Feeding Type
adult: parasitic: ectoparasitic on Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiothrix purpurea von Martens, 1867 represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiothrix (Acanthophiothrix) purpurea von Martens, 1867 [details]