WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDioctophyma renale (Goeze, 1782)

159607

urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:159607

Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted (lapsus)
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution unknown; lack of study done on this group in...  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution unknown; lack of study done on this group in the Bay of Fundy and surrounding waters  [details]
Holovachov, O.; Vanaverbeke, J. (2016). Dioctophyma renale (Goeze, 1782). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=159607 on 2017-11-17

Date
action
by
2005-05-30 08:27:04Z
created
2010-02-17 14:25:35Z
changed
2011-03-22 13:15:56Z
checked
2016-11-10 17:30:53Z
changed

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basis of record Gosner, K. L. (1971). Guide to identification of marine and estuarine invertebrates: Cape Hatteras to the Bay of Fundy. John Wiley & Sons, Inc. 693 p. (look up in IMIS[details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDiet parasitic [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDimensions generally, less than 1 mm [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution unknown; lack of study done on this group in the Bay of Fundy and surrounding waters  [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat generally, all substrata and in all sorts of hosts, both vertebrate and invertebrate [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorReproduction sexes are separate and dimorphic (males smaller than females); fertilization internal, eggs retained through hatching [details]
 

Feeding Type
parasite [details]