WoRMS taxon details

Bolbosoma turbinella (Diesing, 1851)

147792  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:147792)

Not documented
Distribution lower St. Lawrence estuary  
Distribution lower St. Lawrence estuary [details]
Gibson, D. (2018). World List of marine Acanthocephala. Bolbosoma turbinella (Diesing, 1851). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=147792 on 2018-09-24
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2010-01-26 06:51:47Z

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basis of record Wülker, G.; Schuurmans Stekhoven Jr., J.H. (1933). Acanthocephala. The fauna of the North Sea and Baltic, 24(6.e). Akademische Verlagsgesellschaft: Leipzig, Germany. 64 pp. (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 Shiel, R.; Smales, L.; Sterrer, W.; Duggan, I.C.; Pichelin, S.; Green, J.D. (2009). Phylum Gnathifera: lesser jaw worms, rotifers, thorny-headed worms, in: Gordon, D.P. (Ed.) (2009). New Zealand inventory of biodiversity: 1. Kingdom Animalia: Radiata, Lophotrochozoa, Deuterostomia. pp. 137-158. [details]   

additional source Pereira, J., da Silva, R. Z. (2016). Acanthocephala. In: Eiras, J., Vellosa, A,, Pereira, J. Parasitos de peixes marinhos da América do Sul. Editora de FURG, Rio Grande. pp. 261-275. [details]   

additional source Integrated Taxonomic Information System (ITIS). , available online at http://www.itis.gov [details]   
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 

From other sources
Diet obligate intestinal parasites that lack their own digestive system. [details]

Distribution lower St. Lawrence estuary [details]

Ecology For a comprehensive list of hosts see Wülker et al. (1933). [details]

Habitat endoparasite found in Balaenoptera musculus [details]

Reproduction dioecious [details]

remark definitive hosts include: blue whale, sei whale, fin whale, humpback whale, North Atlantic right whale, North Atlantic bottlenose whale plus ten families of fish [details]