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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRamphogordius sanguineus (Rathke, 1799) 
AphiaID: 155839

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNemertea (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnopla (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHeteronemertea (Subclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLineidae (Family) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorRamphogordius (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorRamphogordius Rathke, 1843
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLineus communis (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLineus nigricans Bürger, 1893 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLineus nigricans var. striatus (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLineus nigricnus (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLineus ruber f. ß (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLineus sanguineus (Rathke, 1799) (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLineus vegetus Coe, 1931 (Synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMyoisophagos sanguineus (Rathke, 1799)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNemertes sanguinea (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNemertes sangvinea (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNemertes socialis Leidy, 1855 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlanaria sanguinea (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRamphogordius sanguineus (J Rathke, 1799) (synonym)
Sources  basis of record Bromley, J.E.C., and J.S. Bleakney. 1984. Keys to the fauna and flora of Minas Basin. National Research Council of Canada Report 24119. 366 p.  [details]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorsocial lineus  [details]
Distribution 
From other sources
Bay of Fundy
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCobscook Bay [details]
Canada
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBrandy Cove [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDigdeguash Estuary [details]
France
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorWimereux [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Maine [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth West Atlantic [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPortuguese Exclusive Economic Zone [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorUnited Kingdom Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
United Kingdom
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBritish Isles [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSpanish Exclusive Economic Zone [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMarine Life Information Network - UK 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (14 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Nemertea Collection 
Notes 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSynonymy Borlasia octoculata (partim) = Ramphogordius sanguineus
Gordius oculatus (partim) probably = Ramphogordius sanguineus , but there still is some uncertainty about the genus name of the first mentionned species
Lineus oculatus (partim) probably = Ramphogordius sanguineus, but there still is some uncertainty about the genus name of the first mentionned species [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorremark species used to be named Lineus socialis; species fragment easily when handled [details]

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDiet generally for group, they are carnivorous; in some cases only the body juices are ingested but the whole prey may be taken in. feed on protozoans, other microfauna and at times prey their own size [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDimensions length up to 150 mm by 3 mm [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution 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; Cobscook Bay to Chesapeake Bay [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Bay of Fundy to Chesapeake Bay [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat intertidal [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat benthic, living under rocks or in burrows in soft substrata, or crawling among algae, hydroids, or in bottom debris [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorReproduction sexes are separate; fertilization is external for most species. Asexual reproduction also occurs by fragmentation [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:155839
Taxonomic
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2005-05-03 13:42:47Z  created  Gibson, Raymond
  
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  Citation: Gibson, R. (2014). Ramphogordius sanguineus (Rathke, 1799). In: Norenburg, J.; Gibson, R. (2014) World Nemertea database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=155839 on 2014-10-21
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