WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOxytonostoma typica Malm, 1863

116979

urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:116979

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

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution North America: Acadian, north side of Cape Cod...  
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]
WoRMS (2017). Oxytonostoma typica Malm, 1863. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=116979 on 2017-11-19

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basis of record Sawyer, R.T. (1986). Leech biology and behaviour. Vol. II. Feeding biology, ecology, and systematics. Clarendon Press. 375 p. [details]   

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

additional source van der Land, J. (ed). (2008). UNESCO-IOC Register of Marine Organisms (URMO). , available online at http://www.marinespecies.org/urmo/ [details]   

additional source 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]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

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]
 

Feeding Type
parasitic: ectoparasitic [details]
LanguageName 
Swedish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorparv√•rtiga spetsigeln  [details]