WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMyzobdella (Leidy, 1851)

160300  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:160300)

accepted
Genus
brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Kolb, J. (2014). Myzobdella (Leidy, 1851). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=160300 on 2017-12-14

Date
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2005-05-31 07:42:56Z
created
2014-05-13 23:39:12Z
changed
2014-06-02 21:37:09Z
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basis of record Integrated Taxonomic Information System (ITIS). , available online at http://www.itis.gov [details]   

additional source Sawyer, R.T. (1986). Leech biology and behaviour. Vol. II. Feeding biology, ecology, and systematics. Clarendon Press. 375 p.
page(s): 661-662 [details]   
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAdditional information permanent parasites on teleosts; in brackish water associated with crabs onto which it deposits cocoon [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat brackish and freshwater Platybdellinae [details]
Feeding Type
adult: parasitic: ectoparasitic [details]