Pennella cylindrica ( Brady, 1883 ),

Hogans, W. E., 2017, Review of Pennella Oken, 1816 (Copepoda: Pennellidae) with a description of Pennella benzi sp. nov., a parasite of Escolar, Lepidocybium flavobrunneum (Pisces) in the northwest Atlantic Ocean, Zootaxa 4244 (1), pp. 1-38: 16

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Pennella cylindrica ( Brady, 1883 )


Pennella cylindrica ( Brady, 1883) 

Not valid. The original description ( Brady, 1883), (brief with insufficient detail) of Hessella  (syn. of Pennella ( Wilson 1917)  cylindrica  was based on a developmental stage of a supposed Pennella  , host not recorded. There have been no records of P. cylindrica  since the original report. Considered herein as nomen nudum.