WoRMS taxon details

Spathebothrium simplex Linton, 1922

160097  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:160097)

accepted
Species
marine
Not documented
Distribution geographic range not obtained; has been recorded in the Bay of Fundy  
Distribution geographic range not obtained; has been recorded in the Bay of Fundy [details]
WoRMS (2021). Spathebothrium simplex Linton, 1922. Accessed at: http://marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=160097 on 2021-04-19
Date
action
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2005-05-30 17:18:14Z
created
2010-09-13 08:28:42Z
changed

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basis of record Linkletter, L. E. (1977). A checklist of marine fauna and flora of the Bay of Fundy. <em>Huntsman Marine Laboratory, St. Andrews, N.B.</em> 68: p. [details]   

additional source Kuchta, R., Scholz, T. (2017). Spathebothriidea Wardle & McLeod, 1952. <em>In Planetary Biodiversity Inventory (2008-2017): Tapeworms from Vertebrate Bowels of the Earth.</em> J. N. Caira & K. Jensen (eds). University of Kansas, Natural History Museum, Special Publication No. 25, KS, USA, pp. 349-356. [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

From other sources
Diet generally, most turbellarians are carnivorous or are scavengers on dead animal tissue [details]

Distribution geographic range not obtained; has been recorded in the Bay of Fundy [details]

Habitat benthic [details]

Reproduction hermaphroditic yet self-fertilization is uncommon [details]