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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPriapulus caudatus Lamarck, 1816 
AphiaID: 101160

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCephalorhyncha (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPriapulida (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPriapulidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPriapulus (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPriapulus Lamarck, 1816
Sources  basis of record Neuhaus, B.; van der Land, J. (2001). Cephalorhyncha (=Loricifera, Priapulida, Kinorhyncha, Nematomorpha), in: Costello, M.J. et al. (Ed.) (2001). European register of marine species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification. Collection Patrimoines Naturels, 50: pp. 159-160 (look up in IMIS[details]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
Danish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorfrynsehalet pølseorm  [details]
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorcatus worm  [details]
Norwegian Bokmål Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorfrynsepølseorm  [details]
Norwegian Nynorsk Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorfrynsepølseorm  [details]
Environment marine
Distribution 
From other sources
Arctic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorArctic Ocean [details]
Baltic Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBaltic sea [details]
Barents Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBarents Sea [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSpitsbergen [details]
Bay of Fundy
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCobscook Bay [details]
Canada
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBliss Harbour [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorJail Island [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorLime Kiln Bay [details]
English Channel
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEnglish Channel [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorIsle of Wight [details]
France
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDunkerque [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorWimereux [details]
Gulf of Saint Lawrence
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of St. Lawrence [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSt. Lawrence Estuary [details]
Irish Sea and St. George's Channel
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorIsle of Man [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEuropean waters (ERMS scope) [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Maine [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorIrish Exclusive economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth East Atlantic [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth West Atlantic [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPortuguese Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorUnited Kingdom Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
White Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorWhite Sea [details]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCanadian Exclusive Economic Zone [Arctic part] [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDanish Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGreenlandic Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorScandinavia [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSpanish Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSwedish Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Feedingtypes  omnivore [details]
predator [details]
scavenger [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (4 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (165 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Dyntaxa 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (2348 nucleotides; 87 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Macrozoobenthos communities of Svalbard 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Marine Species Identification Portal 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo PESI 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Priapulida Collection 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Notes 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution circum-arctic [details]

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDiet feeds on other marine worms [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDimensions upto 150 mm [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution southern Gaspe waters (Baie des Chaleurs, Gaspe Bay to American, Orphan and Bradelle banks; eastern boundary: eastern Bradelle Valley), Prince Edward Island (from the northern tip of Miscou Island, N.B. to Cape Breton Island south of Cheticamp, including the Northumberland Strait and Georges Bay to the Canso Strait causeway), downstream part of the St. Lawrence estuary, lower St. Lawrence estuary; Cobscook Bay [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat intertidal, infralittoral and circalittoral of the Gulf and estuary [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat coastal to deep sea [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMorphology colour is generally brownish with a distinct metallic iridescence [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMorphology white for recently molted [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorReproduction sexes are separate but not differentiated externally. and there is normally only one ovary or testis; eggs and sperm are released into the water where fertilization occurs. [details]
Images Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor[show unreviewed]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:101160
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  Neuhaus, Birger
2008-01-04 16:28:44Z  changed  van der Land, Jacob
  
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  Citation: van der Land, J. (2014). Priapulus caudatus Lamarck, 1816. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=101160 on 2014-04-20
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