WoRMS taxon details

Gyrodactylus salaris Malmberg, 1957

119580  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:119580)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh
WoRMS (2018). Gyrodactylus salaris Malmberg, 1957. Accessed at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=119580 on 2018-05-23
Date
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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
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2013-02-05 14:02:25Z
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basis of record Bray, R.A. (2001). Monogenea, 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. 142-146 (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Streftaris, N.; Zenetos, A.; Papathanassiou, E. (2005). Globalisation in marine ecosystems: the story of non-indigenous marine species across European seas. Oceanogr. Mar. Biol. Ann. Rev. 43: 419-453. (look up in IMIS[details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Harris, P.; Shinn, A.; Cable, J.; Bakke, T. (2004). Nominal species of the genus Gyrodactylus von Nordmann 1832 (Monogenea: Gyrodactylidae), with a list of principal host species. Systematic Parasitology. 59(1): 1-27., available online at https://doi.org/10.1023/b:sypa.0000038447.52015.e4 [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

From regional or thematic species database
Habitat G. salaris is relatively intolerant of high salinity. It may be found on salmon smolts in estuaries or fiordic environments around the mouths of salmon nursery rivers, but is very unlikely to be encountered in the open sea.  [details]
 

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English salmon killerNorwegian salmon killer  [details]