Copepoda name details

Mappates plataxus Rangnekar, 1958

353238  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:353238)

 unaccepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
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 
Distribution India, Sri Lanka, Taiwan  
Distribution India, Sri Lanka, Taiwan [details]

Taxonomic remark Kirtisinghe 1964 says this is a synonym of Eirgos plateaus  
Taxonomic remark Kirtisinghe 1964 says this is a synonym of Eirgos plateaus [details]
Walter, T.C.; Boxshall, G. (2021). World of Copepods Database. Mappates plataxus Rangnekar, 1958. Accessed at: http://marinespecies.org/copepoda/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=353238 on 2021-10-23
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original description 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 

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

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 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 

redescription Hameed, M.S. & N.K. Pillai. (1973). Redescription of Mappates plataxus Rangnekar (Copepoda: Caligidae). Hydrobiologia 42(4):403-411, figs. 1-18. (28-ix-1973) [details]  Available for editors  PDF available 
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
From editor or global species database
Distribution India, Sri Lanka, Taiwan [details]

Habitat gill filaments [details]

Taxonomic remark Kirtisinghe 1964 says this is a synonym of Eirgos plateaus [details]