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Title: New Host and Ocean Records for the Parasitic Copepod Bobkabata kabatabobbus (Lernaeosoleidae: Poecilostomatoida)
Authors: Benz, George W.
Nagasawa, Kazuya
Wetmore, Jeremy
Issue Date: Jul-2002
Publisher: University of Hawai'i Press
Citation: Benz GW, Nagasawa K, Wetmore J. 2002. New host and ocean records for the parasitic copepod Bobkabata kabatabobbus (Lernaeosoleidae: Poecilostomatoida). Pac Sci 56(3): 259-262.
Abstract: The parasitic copepod Bobkabata kabatabobbus Hogans & Benz is reported
for the first time from the Pacific Ocean and from the darkfin sculpin,
Malacocottus zonurus (Psychrolutidae: Scorpaeniformes). Based on five specimens,
several morphological features are reported for the first time for B. kabatabobbus,
including a second protuberance on the cephalothorax, a pair of vestigial
legs on the neck, and two dark-staining sclerites on the trunk that may represent
body segment boundaries or interpodal bars.
URI/DOI: http://hdl.handle.net/10125/2558
ISSN: 0030-8870
Appears in Collections:Pacific Science Volume 56, Number 3, 2002



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