Copepoda name details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPerulernaea gamitanae Thatcher & Paredes, 1985

marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Thatcher, V.E. & V. Paredes. (1985). A parasitic copepod, Perulernaea gamitanae gen. et sp. nov. (Cyclopoida: Lernaeidae), from the nasal fossae of a Peruvian Amazon food fish. Amazoniana 9(2):169-175, figs. 1-14. (vi-1985, Portuguese summary.) [details]   
Walter, T. Chad (2008). Perulernaea gamitanae Thatcher & Paredes, 1985. In: Walter, T.C. & Boxshall, G. (2017). World of Copepods database. Accessed at http://www.marinespecies.org/copepoda/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=365173 on 2017-12-15

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original description Thatcher, V.E. & V. Paredes. (1985). A parasitic copepod, Perulernaea gamitanae gen. et sp. nov. (Cyclopoida: Lernaeidae), from the nasal fossae of a Peruvian Amazon food fish. Amazoniana 9(2):169-175, figs. 1-14. (vi-1985, Portuguese summary.) [details]   

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

Feeding Type
adult: parasitic: ectoparasitic [details]