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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAustrobdella rapax (Verrill, 1873) 
AphiaID: 157587

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnnelida (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClitellata (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHirudinea (Subclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEuhirudinea (Infraclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRhynchobdellida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPiscicolidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlatybdellinae (Subfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAustrobdella (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAustrobdella (Badham, 1916)
Synonymised
names
  Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPontobdella rapax Verrill, 1873 (Synonym)
Sources  basis of record Pollock, L.W. (1998). A practical guide to the marine animals of northeastern North America. Rutgers University Press. New Brunswick, New Jersey & London. 367 pp., available online at http://books.google.com/books?id=i1AmT31cuR4C  [details]

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Environment marine
Distribution 
From other sources
Gulf of Mexico
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Mexico [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth West Atlantic [details]
Feedingtype  parasitic: ectoparasitic [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Annelid Collection 
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:157587
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2005-05-23 07:30:30Z  created  Cuvelier, Daphne
2008-11-28 06:40:21Z  changed  van der Land, Jacob
2011-03-03 09:14:54Z  checked  Kolb, Jürgen
  
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  Citation: Kolb, J. (2014). Austrobdella rapax (Verrill, 1873). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=157587 on 2014-10-21
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