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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOxytonostoma typica Malm, 1863 
AphiaID: 116979

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnnelida (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClitellata (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHirudinea (Subclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEuhirudinea (Infraclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRhynchobdellida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPiscicolidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPontobdellinae (Subfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOxytonostoma (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Typetaxon of  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOxytonostoma Malm, 1863
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOxytonostoma Malm, 1863
Sources  basis of record Sawyer, R.T. 1986. Leech biology and behaviour. Vol. II. Feeding biology, ecology, and systematics. Oxford: Clarendon Press. 375 p. [details]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
Swedish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorparvĂ„rtiga spetsigeln  [details]
Environment marine
Distribution 
From other sources
Arctic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorArctic Ocean [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 editorNorth Atlantic [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth West Atlantic [details]
Feedingtype  parasitic: ectoparasitic [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (1 barcode) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (8 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (7 nucleotides; 4 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo PESI 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Annelid Collection 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Notes 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBiology type species parasitic on Raia radiata (Selensky 1915, erroneously as Johanssonia arctica: Epshtein 1968), Sawyer p.669 [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Arctic and adjacent seas [details]

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution North America: Acadian, north side of Cape Cod to Newfoundland; Passamaquoddy Bay to Vineyard Sound [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat Found on big skate, Raja ocellata. [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:116979
Taxonomic
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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  van der Land, Jacob
  
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  Citation: WoRMS (2014). Oxytonostoma typica Malm, 1863. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=116979 on 2014-07-31
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