Copepoda taxon details

Caligus curtus Müller O.F., 1785

135749  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:135749)

accepted
Species
Monoculus piscinus Linnaeus, 1761 (probable synonym according to Damkaer (2002))
Monoculus thorace Ström, 1770 (synonym of C. curtus according to Muller (1785) but Berland & Margolis (1983) considered this a synonym of Lepeophtheirus salmonis)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Müller, O.F. (1785). Entomostraca seu Insecta Testacea, quae in aquis Daniae et Norvegiae reperit, descripsit et iconibus illustravit Otho Fridericus Müller. <em>F.W. Thiele, Lipsiae & Havniae.</em> 1-134, index, pls. 1-21. [details]  OpenAccess publication 
Distribution Arctic-Boreal region of the Atlantic Ocean  
Distribution Arctic-Boreal region of the Atlantic Ocean [details]
Walter, T.C.; Boxshall, G. (2021). World of Copepods Database. Caligus curtus Müller O.F., 1785. Accessed at: http://www.marinespecies.org/copepoda/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=135749 on 2022-01-20
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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
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original description Müller, O.F. (1785). Entomostraca seu Insecta Testacea, quae in aquis Daniae et Norvegiae reperit, descripsit et iconibus illustravit Otho Fridericus Müller. <em>F.W. Thiele, Lipsiae & Havniae.</em> 1-134, index, pls. 1-21. [details]  OpenAccess publication 

original description  (of Caligus americanus Pickering & Dana, 1838) Pickering, C. & J.D. Dana. (1838). Description of a crustaceous animal, belonging to the Caligus, - C. americanus. <em>American Journal of Science.</em> 34(2):225-266, pls. 3-5. (look up in IMIS[details]  OpenAccess publication 

original description  (of Caligus bicuspidatus Nordmann, 1832) Nordmann, A. von. (1832). Mikrographische Beiträge zur Naturgeschichte der wirbellosen Thiere. <em>Zweites Heft. Mit zehn Kupfertafeln, G. Reimer, Berlin.</em> XVIII:1-150, plates I-X., available online at https://archive.org/details/mikrographische00nordgoog [details]  OpenAccess publication 

original description  (of Caligus elegans Beneden, 1851) Beneden, P.J. van. (1851). Recherches sur quelques Crustacés inférieurs. <em>Annales des Sciences Naturelles, Série Zoologie et Biologie Animale, Paris.</em> (3)16:71-131, pls. 2-6. (look up in IMIS[details]  OpenAccess publication 

original description  (of Monoculus piscinus Linnaeus, 1761) Linnaeus, C. (1761). Fauna Suecica sistens Animalia Sueciae Regni: Distributa per Classes, Ordines, Genera, Species, cum Differentiis Specierum, Synonymis Auctorum, Nominibus Incolarum, Locis Natalium, Descriptionibus insectorum. <em>Editio altera, auctior. Stockholmiae, Stockhom, Sweden.</em> 48:1-578., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/100333 [details]   

context source (Bermuda) Wilson, C. B. (1936). Plankton of the Bermuda Oceanographic Expeditions IV. Notes on Copepoda . Zoologica Scientific Contributions of the New York Zoological Society , New York, 21(7): 89-93 [details]   

basis of record Boxshall, G. (2001). Copepoda (excl. Harpacticoida), <B><I>in</I></B>: Costello, M.J. <i>et al.</i> (Ed.) (2001). <i>European register of marine species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification. Collection Patrimoines Naturels,</i> 50: pp. 252-268 (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Brunel, P., L. Bosse & G. Lamarche. (1998). Catalogue of the marine invertebrates of the estuary and Gulf of St. Lawrence. <em>Canadian Special Publication of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences, 126.</em> 405 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]  Available for editors  PDF available 

additional source Hogans, W.E. (1993). Guide to common external parasites of fishes of the Canadian Atlantic: I. Crustacea: Isopoda, Amphipoda, Brachiura & Copepoda. ARC Species ID Leaflet #93-01-INV.  [details]   

additional source Heegaard, P.E. (1945). Some parasitic copepods from fishes in the Uppsala University collections. Arkiv för Zoologi (A)35(18):1-27, figs. 1-54. (17-i-1945) [details]  Available for editors  PDF available 

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 

additional source Krøyer, H. (1837). Concerning parasitic Crustacea with special reference to the Danish fauna. Om Snyltekrebsene, isaer med Hensyn til den danske Fauna. III. Formbeskrivelser (Fortsaettelse). <em>Naturhistorisk Tidsskrift Ser. I.</em> 1(6): 605-628, pl. 6. [details]  OpenAccess publication 

additional source Markevich, A.P. (1956). Paraziticheskie veslonogie ryb SSSR. (Parasitic copepods of fishes of the USSR). <em>Akademiya Nauk Ukraine SSR, Institut Zoology, Kiev.</em> 259 pp. figs. 1-153. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available 

additional source Wilson, C.B. (1905). North American parasitic copepods belonging to the family Caligidae. Part 1.- The Caliginae. Proceedings of the United States National Museum 28(1404):479-672, pls. 5-29. (23-vi-1905). [details]  OpenAccess publication 

additional source Wilson, C.B. (1932). The copepods of the Woods Hole region, Massachusetts. <em>Bulletin of the United States National Museum.</em> 158:1-635, figs. 1-316, pls. 1-41. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available 

additional source Integrated Taxonomic Information System (ITIS). , available online at http://www.itis.gov [details]   

redescription Parker, R.R., Z. Kabata, L. Margolis & M.D. Dean. (1968). A review and description of Caligus curtus Müller, 1785 (Caligidae: Copepoda), type species of its genus. Journal of the Fisheries Research Board of Canada 25(9):1923-1969, figs. 1-108. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available 
 
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From editor or global species database
Distribution Arctic-Boreal region of the Atlantic Ocean [details]

From other sources
Habitat Ectoparsite found on Gadus morhua. Circalittoral of the Gulf and estuary [details]
Van Beneden (1871, pl. 1)
 Van Beneden (1871, ...
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Caligus americanus from Pickering & Dana 1838
 Caligus americanus ...
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Caligus americanus from Pickering & Dana 1838
 Caligus americanus ...
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Caligus americanus from Pickering & Dana 1838
 Caligus americanus ...
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