WoRMS taxon details

Lepidapedon rachion (Cobbold, 1858) Stafford, 1904

108981  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:108981)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish
Not documented
Distribution southern Gaspe waters (Baie des Chaleurs, Gaspe Bay to American, Orphan and Bradelle banks; eastern boundary: Eastern...  
Distribution southern Gaspe waters (Baie des Chaleurs, Gaspe Bay to American, Orphan and Bradelle banks; eastern boundary: Eastern Bradelle Valley), and 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); Magdalen Islands (from the eastern Bradelle valley to the west, as far as Cape North, including the Cape Breton Channel) [details]
WoRMS (2019). Lepidapedon rachion (Cobbold, 1858) Stafford, 1904. Accessed at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=108981 on 2019-01-17
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original description  (ofDistoma rachion Cobbold, 1858) Cobbold, T. S. (1858). Observations on Entozoa, with notices of several new species, including an account of two experiments in regard to the breeding of Taenia serrata and T. cucumerina. <em>Transactions of the Linnean Society of London.</em> 22: 155-172. [details]   

basis of record Gibson, D.I. (2001). Digenea, <B><I>in</I></B>: Costello, M.J. <i>et al.</i> (Ed.) (2001). <i>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,</i> 50: pp. 136-142 (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Brunel, P.; Bosse, L.; Lamarche, G. (1998). Catalogue of the marine invertebrates of the estuary and Gulf of St. Lawrence. <em>Canadian Special Publication of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences, 126.</em> 405 p. (look up in IMIS[details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Overstreet, R. M., J. O. Cook, and R. W. Heard. 2009. Trematoda (Platyhelminthes) of the Gulf of Mexico, Pp. 419–486 in Felder, D.L. and D.K. Camp (eds.), Gulf of Mexico–Origins, Waters, and Biota. Biodiversity. Texas A&M Press, College Station, Texas. [details]   

additional source Bray, R.A. (1979). Digenea in marine fishes from the eastern seaboard of Canada. <em>Journal of Natural History.</em> 13, 399-431.
page(s): 412 [details]   

redescription Bray, R. A. (1973). Some digenetic trematodes in fishes from the Bay of Biscay and nearby waters. <em>Bulletin Br Mus Nat Hist (Zool).</em> 26, 151-183.
page(s): 162 [details]   

new combination reference Stafford, J. (1904). Trematodes from Canadian fishes. <em>Zoologischer Anzeiger.</em> 27: 481–495.
page(s): 485 [details]   
 
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From other sources
Diet parasitic on host [details]

Distribution southern Gaspe waters (Baie des Chaleurs, Gaspe Bay to American, Orphan and Bradelle banks; eastern boundary: Eastern Bradelle Valley), and 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); Magdalen Islands (from the eastern Bradelle valley to the west, as far as Cape North, including the Cape Breton Channel) [details]

Habitat endoparasite found in Gadus morhua and Scophthalmus aquosus. [details]

Reproduction hermaphroditic [details]