Chelonibia caretta Spengler, 1790,

Shahdadi, Adnan, Sari, Alireza & Naderloo, Reza, 2014, A checklist of the barnacles (Crustacea: Cirripedia: Thoracica) of the Persian Gulf and Gulf of Oman with nine new records, Zootaxa 3784 (3), pp. 201-223: 206-207

publication ID

http://dx.doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.3784.3.1

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:0264007A-B68D-49BB-A5EC-41373FF62ED3

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/094887F1-FFC0-D633-FF63-1151FE8DA66F

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Plazi

scientific name

Chelonibia caretta Spengler, 1790
status

 

Chelonibia caretta Spengler, 1790 

Persian Gulf. Utinomi (1969) from Khark Island in Iran ( Fig. 1View FIGURE 1); attached to the sea turtle Chelonia mydas ( Linnaeus, 1758)  .

Gulf of Oman. No record.

General distribution and habitat. Tropical Atlantic and Indo-West Pacific; attached to sea turtles ( Jones et al. 2000).