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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDesmoscolex americanus Chitwood, 1936 
AphiaID: 121114

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNematoda (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAdenophorea (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChromadoria (Subclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDesmoscolecida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDesmoscolecina (Suborder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDesmoscolecoidea (Superfamily) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDesmoscolecidae (Family) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDesmoscolex (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDesmoscolex americanus (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDesmoscolex Claparède, 1863
Sources  basis of record De Smet, G.; Vincx, M.; Vanreusel, A.; Vanhove, S.; Vanaverbeke, J.; Steyaert, M. (2001). Nematoda - free living, 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. 161-174 (look up in IMIS[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]
North Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth Sea [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (1 publication) 
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 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
ImagesChecked: verified by a taxonomic editor 
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LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:121114
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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  Vincx, Magda
  
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  Citation: Vincx, M. (2014). Desmoscolex americanus Chitwood, 1936. In: Vanaverbeke J, Bezerra TN, Braeckman U, De Groote A, De Meester N, Deprez T, Derycke S, Guilini K, Hauquier F, Lins L, Maria T, Moens T, Pape E, Smol N, Taheri M, Van Campenhout J, Vanreusel A, Wu X, Vincx M (2014). 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=121114 on 2014-12-26
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