Copepoda name details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPenicillus Kumar & Hameed, 1993

377268  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:377268)

Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted (Type species based on specimen consisting of copepod (Pennella) plus barnacle)
Genus
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPenicillus indicus Kumar & Hameed, 1993 (type by original designation)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Kumar, K.A. & M.S. Hameed. (1993). A new genus of the family Pennellidae (Copepoda: Siphonostomatoida) parasitic on elasmobranchs in the southwest coast of India. Journal of the Marine Biological Association of India 35(1-2):198-200. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available 
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTaxonomy Benz referred this species to Pennella sp. in...  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTaxonomy Benz referred this species to Pennella sp. in his 2005 paper. [details]
Walter, T. Chad; Boxshall, G. (2015). Penicillus Kumar & Hameed, 1993. In: Walter, T.C. & Boxshall, G. (2017). World of Copepods database. Accessed at http://www.marinespecies.org/copepoda/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=377268 on 2017-12-14

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2008-12-08 16:06:07Z
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2009-06-30 12:48:33Z
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2015-09-03 06:24:32Z
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original description Kumar, K.A. & M.S. Hameed. (1993). A new genus of the family Pennellidae (Copepoda: Siphonostomatoida) parasitic on elasmobranchs in the southwest coast of India. Journal of the Marine Biological Association of India 35(1-2):198-200. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available 

source of synonymy Benz, G.W. (2005). Taxonomic status of Penicillus Kumar et Hameed, 1993 and its only species, P. indicus Kumar et Hameed, 1993 (Pennellidae, Siphonostomatoida, Copepoda). Acta Ichthyologica et Piscatoria 35(2):139-145. [details]   
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTaxonomy Benz referred this species to Pennella sp. in his 2005 paper. [details]