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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorContracaecum osculatum (Rudolphi, 1802) Baylis, 1920 
AphiaID: 122907

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 editorChromadoria (Subclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRhabditida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpirurina (Suborder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAscaridomorpha (Infraorder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAscaridoidea (Superfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnisakidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorContracaecinae (Subfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorContracaecum (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorContracaecum osculatum (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorContracaecum Railliet & Henry, 1912
Orig. name Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAscaris osculata Rudolphi, 1802
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAscaris osculata Rudolphi, 1802
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorContracaecum antarcticum Johnston, 1937
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorContracaecum gypsophocae Johnston & Mawson, 1941
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPhocascaris hydrurgae Johnston & Mawson, 1941
Sources 
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]

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Environment marine
Distribution 
From editor or global species database
Canada
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCanadian Atlantic Coast [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPacific Coast of Canada [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEuropean waters (ERMS scope) [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNorth West Atlantic [details]
(no group)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCanada (Arctic) [details]
From regional or thematic species database
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorAntarctica [details]
Specimens 

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Feedingtype  parasitic: endoparasitic [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (14 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (73 nucleotides; 21 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Global Biotic Interactions (GloBI) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo PESI 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Notes 
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]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:122907
Taxonomic
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Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  Gibson, David
2017-05-29 10:48:36Z  changed  Gibson, David
  
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  Citation: 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 2017-06-29
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