WoRMS name details

Eirgos plataxus (Rangnekar, 1958)

1461083  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:1461083)

 unaccepted (synonym, according to Dojiri & Ho (2013))
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
(of Mappates plataxus Rangnekar, 1958) Rangnekar, M.P. (1958). Mappates plataxus gen. et sp. nov., a copepod parasitic on the fish Platax teira (Forsk.). Records of the Indian Museum, Calcutta 53:303-308, figs. 1-2. (20-ii-1958) [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
Walter, T.C.; Boxshall, G. (2024). World of Copepods Database. Eirgos plataxus (Rangnekar, 1958). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: https://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=1461083 on 2024-02-25
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original description  (of Mappates plataxus Rangnekar, 1958) Rangnekar, M.P. (1958). Mappates plataxus gen. et sp. nov., a copepod parasitic on the fish Platax teira (Forsk.). Records of the Indian Museum, Calcutta 53:303-308, figs. 1-2. (20-ii-1958) [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

taxonomy source Dojiri, M. & J.S.Ho. (2013). Systematics of the Caligidae, copepods parasitic on marine fishes. Crustaceana Monographs 18()i-xii, 1-448. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

basis of record Kirtisinghe, P. (1964). A review of the parasitic copepods of fish recorded from Ceylon, with descriptions of additional forms. Bulletin of the Fisheries Research Station, Sri Lanka (Ceylon) 17(1):45-132, figs. 1-191. (vi-1964) [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request]