Peroderma tasselum sp. Nov. (Lernaeoceriformes; Copepoda) parasitic on the fish Stolephorus commersonii Lacepede

Sam Bennet, P and Chellam, A (1975) Peroderma tasselum sp. Nov. (Lernaeoceriformes; Copepoda) parasitic on the fish Stolephorus commersonii Lacepede. Indian Journal of Fisheries, 22 (1&2). pp. 279-282.

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Abstract

The female of a copepod parasite, Peroderma tasselum sp. nov. parasitic on the fish Stolephorus commersonil is described from Tuticorin, southeast coast of India. The species can be distinguished from the only other known species of the genus, P. cylindricum, by the characteristic shape of the trunk.

Item Type:Article
Uncontrolled Keywords:Peroderma tasselum sp; Lernaeoceriformes; Copepoda; parasites; fish Stolephorus commersonii Lacepede
Subjects:Copepods
Divisions:CMFRI-Cochin > Marine Capture > Demersal Fisheries
ID Code:1124
Deposited By:Dr. V Mohan
Deposited On:18 Jun 2010 15:09
Last Modified:18 Jun 2010 15:09

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