WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBranchellion torpedinis Savigny, 1822

116953  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:116953)

accepted
Species
marine
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Virginian, south side of Cape Cod to Cape...  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Virginian, south side of Cape Cod to Cape Hatteras; South Carolina [details]
WoRMS (2004). Branchellion torpedinis Savigny, 1822. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=116953 on 2017-12-16

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basis of record van der Land, J. (2001). Hirudinea, 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. 234-235 (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Pollock, L.W. (1998). A practical guide to the marine animals of northeastern North America. Rutgers University Press. New Brunswick, New Jersey & London. 367 pp., available online at http://books.google.com/books?id=i1AmT31cuR4C  [details]   

additional source Hayward, P.J.; Ryland, J.S. (Ed.). (1990). The marine fauna of the British Isles and North-West Europe: 1. Introduction and protozoans to arthropods. Clarendon Press: Oxford, UK. ISBN 0-19-857356-1. 627 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Integrated Taxonomic Information System (ITIS). , available online at http://www.itis.gov [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Virginian, south side of Cape Cod to Cape Hatteras; South Carolina [details]
Feeding Type
parasite on Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTorpedo marmorata Risso, 1810 [details]
parasitic: ectoparasitic [details]
parasitic: ectoparasitic on Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSquatina squatina (Linnaeus, 1758) [details]