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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeptolaimus elegans (Stekhoven & De Coninck, 1933) 
AphiaID: 121267

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 editorPlectida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeptolaimoidea (Superfamily) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorLeptolaimidae (Family) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorLeptolaimus (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorLeptolaimus de Man, 1876
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDermatolaimus elegans Schuurmans Stekhoven & De Coninck, 1933 (basionym)
Sources  original description Schuurmans Stekhoven Jr., J.H.; De Coninck, L. (1933). Diagnoses of new Belgian marine nemas. Bull. Mus. royal d'Hist. Nat. Belg./Med. Kon. Natuurhist. Mus. Belg. 9(4): 1-15,, 5 plates (look up in IMIS[details]

original description GERLACH, S. A. (1958). Die Nematodenfauna der sublitoralen Region in der Kieler Bucht Kieler Meeresforsch., 14: 64-90 [details]

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Environment marine
Distribution 
From other sources
Belgium
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorKnokke-Heist [from synonym] [view taxon] [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 editorNorth Atlantic [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth West Atlantic [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorUnited Kingdom Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
North Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBelgian Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorWesterschelde [details]
Links Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOriginal description (NemasLan) Document hosted within WoRMS  Note: species description of Leptolaimus elegans taken from: Platt, H. M. & Warwick, R. M., 1988. Free living marine nematode... 
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 ITIS
Notes 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution lower St. Lawrence estuary [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat intertidal [details]
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LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:121267
Taxonomic
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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  Vincx, Magda
  
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  Citation: Vincx, M. (2014). Leptolaimus elegans (Stekhoven & De Coninck, 1933). 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=121267 on 2014-08-31
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