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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDichromadora scandula Lorenzen, 1966 
AphiaID: 120770

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNematoda (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChromadorea (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChromadoria (Subclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChromadorida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChromadorina (Suborder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChromadoroidea (Superfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChromadoridae (Family) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHypodontolaiminae (Subfamily) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDichromadora (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDichromadora scandula (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDichromadora Kreis, 1929
Orig. name Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDichromadora scandula Lorenzen, 1966
Sources  original description Lorenzen, S. (1966). Diagnosen einiger freilebender Nematoden von der schleswig-holsteinischen Westküste. Veröff. Inst. Meeresforsch. Bremerh. X: 31-48. [details]

redescription Hopper, B. E. (1969). Marine nematodes of Canada. II. Marine nematodes from the Minas Basin - Scots Bay area of the Bay of Fundy, Nova Scotia. Can. J. Zool. 47(4): 671-690. [details]

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Environment marine
Distribution 
From other sources
Gulf of Mexico
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Mexico [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]
North Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBelgian Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth Sea [details]
Links Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOriginal description (NemasLan) Document hosted within WoRMS  Note: species description of Dichromadora scandula taken from: Hopper, B. E., 1969. Marine nematodes of Canada. II. Marine nematodes from the Minas Basin - Scots Bay area of the Bay of Fundy, Nova Scotia. ... 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo PESI 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Nematoda Collection 
Notes 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDiet bacteria, fungi and other nematodes [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDimensions Length: male 0.72-0.84 mm, female 0.87-0.92 mm; Maximim width: 25-33 u; Head: 11-12 u wide [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Recorded: North Sea; Avonport, Nova Scotia [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat free-living or bottom dwelling [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorImportance useful in determining environmental quality [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorReproduction separate sexes; fertilization internal, eggs may be retained until hatching. Young appear as juvenile worms (not larvae). [details]
ImagesChecked: verified by a taxonomic editor 
Nematode file-library of the Marine Biology Section (Ghent University, Belgium)
Nematode file-library of the Marine Biology Section (Ghent University, Belgium)
Nematode file-library of the Marine Biology Section (Ghent University, Belgium)
Nematode file-library of the Marine Biology Section (Ghent University, Belgium)
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:120770
Taxonomic
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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  Vincx, Magda
  
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  Citation: Vincx, M. (2004). Dichromadora scandula Lorenzen, 1966. In: Guilini, K.; Bezerra, T.N.; Deprez, T.; Fonseca, G.; Holovachov, O.; Leduc, D.; Miljutin, D.; Moens, T.; Sharma, J.; Smol, N.; Tchesunov, A.; Mokievsky, V.; Vanaverbeke, J.; Vanreusel, A.; Vincx, M. (2016) NeMys: World Database of Free-Living Marine Nematodes. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=120770 on 2016-07-27
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