Pennella anthonyi ( Quidor, 1912 ),

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: 9

publication ID

https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4244.1.1

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:781D71C8-4632-4D1B-8D82-F77CA1146029

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/03F77753-5B7F-FFF7-D6A0-FC337369F585

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scientific name

Pennella anthonyi ( Quidor, 1912 )
status

 

Pennella anthonyi ( Quidor, 1912) 

Not valid. Described from fin whales, Balaenoptera  physalus, Chile. Quidor (1912) used abdominal plume configuration to differentiate this species; this is an unreliable character. A synonym of P. balaenoptera ( Hogans 1987)  ; accepted as P. balaenoptera ( Walter & Boxshall 2015)  .