WoRMS taxon details

Pseudoterranova decipiens (Krabbe, 1878) Gibson, 1983

123078  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:123078)

accepted
Species
marine
Taxonomic remark Likely a species complex  
Taxonomic remark Likely a species complex [details]

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), lower St. Lawrence estuary, 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), Magdalen Islands (From the eastern Bradelle valley to the west , as far as Cape North, including the Cape Breton Channel), middle North Shore (from Sept- Iles to Cape Whittle, including the Mingan Islands), lower Laurentian Channel (bathyal zone as far as Cabot Strait: Cape North, N.S., St.Paul Island to Cape Ray, NL), Laurentian Channel (bathyal zone) to the northeast of Anticosti Island (=Jacques Cartier Strait), Laurentian Channel (bathyal zone)(=Esquiman Channel), upper Laurentian Channel (bathyal zone off Sept- Iles), Saguenay Fjord, south slope of Anticosti Island, southwestern slope of Newfoundland and western slope of Newfoundland, including the southern part of the Strait of Belle Isle but excluding the upper 50m in the area southwest of NL.  [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. Pseudoterranova decipiens (Krabbe, 1878) Gibson, 1983. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=123078 on 2018-05-27
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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
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2014-12-05 11:21:18Z
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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 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]   

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
note: of L3 [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

From editor or global species database
Taxonomic remark Likely a species complex [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), lower St. Lawrence estuary, 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), Magdalen Islands (From the eastern Bradelle valley to the west , as far as Cape North, including the Cape Breton Channel), middle North Shore (from Sept- Iles to Cape Whittle, including the Mingan Islands), lower Laurentian Channel (bathyal zone as far as Cabot Strait: Cape North, N.S., St.Paul Island to Cape Ray, NL), Laurentian Channel (bathyal zone) to the northeast of Anticosti Island (=Jacques Cartier Strait), Laurentian Channel (bathyal zone)(=Esquiman Channel), upper Laurentian Channel (bathyal zone off Sept- Iles), Saguenay Fjord, south slope of Anticosti Island, southwestern slope of Newfoundland and western slope of Newfoundland, including the southern part of the Strait of Belle Isle but excluding the upper 50m in the area southwest of NL.  [details]

Habitat endoparasite [details]

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

LanguageName 
English cod or seal worm  [details]