WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorContracaecum osculatum (Rudolphi, 1802) Baylis, 1920

122907  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:122907)

accepted
Species
marine
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTaxonomy Many records include C. osculatum A auct.; C....  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTaxonomy Many records include C. osculatum A auct.; C. osculatum B auct.; and C. osculatum C auct. [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Gulf of St. Lawrence (unspecified region),...  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Gulf of St. Lawrence (unspecified region), Magdalen Islands (From the eastern Bradelle valley to the west , as far as Cape North, including the Cape Breton Channel), 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 Laurentian Channel (bathyal zone as far as Cabot Strait: Cape North, N.S., St. Paul Island to Cape Ray, NL) [details]
Gibson, D. (2017). Contracaecum osculatum (Rudolphi, 1802) Baylis, 1920. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=122907 on 2017-12-16

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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 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 Integrated Taxonomic Information System (ITIS). , available online at http://www.itis.gov [details]   

redescription Arai, H. P.; Smith, J. W. (2016). Guide to the Parasites of Fishes of Canada Part V: Nematoda. Zootaxa. 4185(1): 1., available online at https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4185.1.1 [details]   

redescription Baylis, H. A. (1937). On the ascarids parasitic in seals, with special reference to the genus Contracaecum. Parasitology. 29(01): 121., available online at https://doi.org/10.1017/s0031182000026251 [details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorContracaecum gypsophocae Johnston & Mawson, 1941) Shamsi, S. (2014). Recent advances in our knowledge of Australian anisakid nematodes. International Journal for Parasitology: Parasites and Wildlife. 3(2): 178-187., available online at https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijppaw.2014.04.001 [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

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From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTaxonomy Many records include C. osculatum A auct.; C. osculatum B auct.; and C. osculatum C auct. [details]

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Gulf of St. Lawrence (unspecified region), Magdalen Islands (From the eastern Bradelle valley to the west , as far as Cape North, including the Cape Breton Channel), 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 Laurentian Channel (bathyal zone as far as Cabot Strait: Cape North, N.S., St. Paul Island to Cape Ray, NL) [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat endoparasite found in Gadus morhua and Phoca groenlandica [details]
 

Feeding Type
parasitic: endoparasitic [details]