WoRMS taxon details

Anisakis simplex (Rudolphi, 1809)

122889  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:122889)

accepted
Species
marine
Distribution Gulf of St. Lawrence (unspecified region), southern Gaspe waters (Baie des Chaleurs, Gaspe Bay to American, Orphan and...  
Distribution 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]

Taxonomy probably Anisakis simplex B  
Taxonomy probably Anisakis simplex B [details]
Bezerra, T.N.; Decraemer, W.; Eisendle-Flöckner, U.; Holovachov, O.; Leduc, D.; Miljutin, D.; Sharma, J.; Smol, N.; Tchesunov, A.; Mokievsky, V.; Venekey, V.; Vanreusel, A. (2018). NeMys: World Database of Free-Living Marine Nematodes. Anisakis simplex (Rudolphi, 1809). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=122889 on 2018-04-26
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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
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2014-12-03 02:53:51Z
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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]   

additional source Brattey, J.; Clark, K. J. (1992). Effect of temperature on egg hatching and survival of larvae of Anisakis simplex B (Nematoda: Ascaridoidea). Canadian Journal of Zoology. 70(2): 274-279. [details]   

additional source Brunel, P.; Bosse, L.; Lamarche, G. (1998). Catalogue of the marine invertebrates of the estuary and Gulf of St. Lawrence. Canadian Special Publication of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences, 126. 405 p. (look up in IMIS[details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Yeates, G. W. (2010). Phylum Nematoda: roundworms, eelworms. in: Gordon, D.P. (Ed.) (2010). New Zealand inventory of biodiversity: 2. Kingdom Animalia: Chaetognatha, Ecdysozoa, Ichnofossils. pp. 480-493. [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

From editor or global species database
Additional information On the basis of allozyme studies Nascetti et al. 1986 and Mattiucci et al. 1997, considered 3 species within A. simplex sensu lato (Davey 1971), including A. pegreffii, A. simplex sensu stricto or Anisakis simplex B and Anisakis simplex C.
 [details]

From other sources
Diet parasitic [details]

Dimensions generally, less than 1 mm [details]

Distribution 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]

Habitat endoparasite [details]

Reproduction sexes are separate and dimorphic (males smaller than females); fertilization internal, eggs retained through hatching [details]

Taxonomy probably Anisakis simplex B [details]
 

LanguageName 
English herring worm  [details]
Polish anisakis  [details]