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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorContracaecum osculatum (Rudolphi, 1802) 
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 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 editorContracaecinea (Tribe) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorContracaecum (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorContracaecum Railliet & Henry, 1912
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAscaris osculata Rudolphi, 1802
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorContracaecum antarctica Johnston, 1938
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPhocascaris hydrurgae Johnston & Mawson, 1941
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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Environment marine
Distribution 
From regional or thematic species database
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorAntarctica [details]
From other sources
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 West Atlantic [details]
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 PESI 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Notes 
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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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  Gibson, David
  
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  Citation: WoRMS (2014). Contracaecum osculatum (Rudolphi, 1802). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=122907 on 2014-10-02
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