Pandaridae | Article about Pandaridae by The Free Dictionary
A family of dimorphic crustaceans in the suborder Caligoida; members are external parasites of sharks.
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Robust evidence supporting the validity of the Siphonostomatoida family Cecropidae has always been limited, as species of the Cecropidae and the Pandaridae
share many morphological characteristics.
Comments: Copepods of the family Pandaridae
ale caligoids exclusive ectoparasits on elasmobranchs in temperate and tropical seas: South Africa, central Atlantic Ocean, Indian Ocean and central Pacific.
Similar clusters have been observed in others species of the Pandaridae