Caligus diaphanus von Nordmann, 1832

Ramdane, Zouhir & Trilles, Jean-Paul, 2007, Parasitic copepods (Crustacea: Copepoda) from Algerian marine fishes, Zootaxa 1574 (1), pp. 49-68: 54

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http://doi.org/ 10.11646/zootaxa.1574.1.3

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scientific name

Caligus diaphanus von Nordmann, 1832
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Caligus diaphanus von Nordmann, 1832  

This species was found on the gills of Pagellus erythrinus   .

It is cosmopolitan ( Margolis et al. 1975). It was reported from several localities in the Mediterranean, on many host species (summarized by Raibaut et al., 1998): on Trigla lineata   ( Chelidonichthys lastoviza   ) and T. lucerna   ( C. lucernus   ) ( Delamare-Deboutteville & Nunes-Ruivo 1958), Pagellus acarne   , P. bogaraveo   , P. erythrinus   , Lithognathus mormyrus   ( Brian 1898, 1903, 1935; Monod 1923), T. lucerna ( Benmansour & Ben Hassine 1997)   and on Aspitrigla cuculus   , Eutrigla gurnadus   , Lepidotrigla cavillone   , Lithognathus mormyrus   , P. acarne   , P. bogaraveo   , P. erythrinus   , Platichthys flesus   , T. lucerna   , T. lyra   and Trigloporus lastoviza   ( C. lastoviza   ) ( Raibaut et al. 1998). In the Adriatic ( Montenegro), it was collected on T. lucerna ( Radujkovic & Raibaut 1989)   .