WoRMS taxon details

Parapetalus occidentalis Wilson C.B., 1908

354385  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:354385)

accepted
Species
Parapetalus gunteri Pearse, 1952 · unaccepted (synonym according to Ho & Lin, 2001)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Wilson, C.B. (1908). North American parasitic copepods: new genera and species of Caliginae. Proceedings of the United States National Museum 33(1580):593-627, pls. 49-56. (28-ii-1908). [details]  OpenAccess publication 
Distribution North Carolina; gulf of Mexico; Queensland, Australia; India, Sri Lanka, Taiwan  
Distribution North Carolina; gulf of Mexico; Queensland, Australia; India, Sri Lanka, Taiwan [details]
Walter, T.C.; Boxshall, G. (2022). World of Copepods Database. Parapetalus occidentalis Wilson C.B., 1908. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: https://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=354385 on 2022-08-12
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original description Wilson, C.B. (1908). North American parasitic copepods: new genera and species of Caliginae. Proceedings of the United States National Museum 33(1580):593-627, pls. 49-56. (28-ii-1908). [details]  OpenAccess publication 

original description  (of Parapetalus gunteri Pearse, 1952) Pearse, A.S. (1952). Parasitic Crustacea from the Texas coast. <em>Publications of the Institute of Marine Science, Port Aransas.</em> 1952:1-42, figs. 1-157. (xii-1952). [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

basis of record Walter, T. Chad. The World of Copepods. International online database. , available online at http://www.marinespecies.org/copepoda [details]   

additional source Ho, J.S. & C.L. Lin. (2001). Parapetalus occidentalis Wilson (Copepoda, Caligidae) parasitic on both wild and farmed cobia (Rachycentron canadum) in Taiwan. Journal of the Fisheries Society of Taiwan 28 (4): 305-316. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source 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] 

additional source Ramakrishnan, P. (1980). Revision of the Caligidae (Copepoda) with special reference to the Indian fauna. Ph.D. Thesis, University of Kerala 400pp. + 15 plates. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Pillai, N.K. (1967). Copepods parasitic on Indian marine fishes. A review. In: Proceedings of the Symposium on Crustacea. Symposium Series, Marine Biological Association of India (2)5:1556-1680, figs. 1-266. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Pillai, N.K. (1985). Copepod Parasites of Marine Fishes. <em>In: The Fauna of India. Zoological Society of India, Calcutta.</em> 900pp., figs. 1-279. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Ku, C.C. & C.H. Lu. (2009). Investigation and treatment of Parapetalus occidentalis Wilson (Copepoda, Caligidae) infestation in sea cage-cultured cobia (Rachycentron canadum) at Penghu Islands (Pescadores), Taiwan. Journal of the Fisheries Society of Taiwan 36(2):161-169. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
From editor or global species database
Distribution North Carolina; gulf of Mexico; Queensland, Australia; India, Sri Lanka, Taiwan [details]

Habitat gill cavity [details]