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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnisakis simplex (Rudolphi, 1809) 
AphiaID: 122889

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 editorAscaridida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAscaridoidea (Superfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnisakidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnisakinae (Subfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnisakinea (Tribe) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnisakis (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnisakis Dujardin, 1845
Sources  basis of record Gibson, D.I. (2001). Nematoda - parasitic, 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. 174-176 (look up in IMIS[details]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorherring worm  [details]
Polish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editoranisakis  [details]
Environment marine
Distribution 
From regional or thematic species database
North Sea
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorBelgian Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
From other sources
Baltic Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPolish Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Bay of Fundy
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCobscook Bay [details]
Gulf of Saint Lawrence
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of St. Lawrence [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 West Atlantic [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPortuguese Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNew Zealand Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSpanish Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Feedingtype  parasite [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (15 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (17 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (1302 nucleotides; 533 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo PESI 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Mesozoa Collection 
Notes 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDiet parasitic [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDimensions generally, less than 1 mm [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Gulf of St. Lawrence (unspecified region), southern Gaspe waters (Baie des Chaleurs, Gaspe Bay to American, Orphan and Bradelle banks; eastern boundary: Eastern Bradelle Valley), Prince Edward Island (from the northern tip of Miscou Island, N.B. to Cape Breton Island south of Cheticamp, including the Northumberland Strait and Georges Bay to the Canso Strait causeway), lower St. Lawrence estuary, Laurentian Channel (bathyal zone)(=Esquiman Channel), Laurentian Channel (bathyal zone)(=Honguedo Strait), upper Laurentian Channel (bathyal zone off Sept- Iles), upper North Shore (between Sept- Iles and Pointe des Monts), Magdalen Islands (from the eastern Bradelle valley of the west, as far as Cape North, including the Cape Breton channel), Saguenay Fjord, middle North Shore (from Sept- Iles to Cape Whittle, including the Mingan Islands), lower North Shore, Laurentian Channel (bathyal zone) to the northeast of Anticosti Island (=Jaques Cartier Strait), lower Laurentian Channel (bathyal zone as far as Cabot Strait: Cape North , N.S., St. Paul Island to Cape Ray, NL.), South Slope of Anticosti Island, western slope of Newfoundland, including the southern part of the Strait of Belle Isle but excluding the upper 50m in the area southwest of Newfoundland, and the Southwestern slope of Newfoundland. Arctic to Passamaquoddy Bay. [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat endoparasite [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorReproduction sexes are separate and dimorphic (males smaller than females); fertilization internal, eggs retained through hatching [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTaxonomy probably Anisakis simplex B [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:122889
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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  Gibson, David
  
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  Citation: WoRMS (2014). Anisakis simplex (Rudolphi, 1809). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=122889 on 2014-09-18
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