WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGyrodactylus pungitii Malmberg, 1964

196883  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:196883)

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Trusted: edited by a thematic editorTaxonomy Validity of this record difficult to evaluate. G. pungitii is a relatively euryhaline parasite of Pungitius pungitius well known from low salinity areas. Kulachkova records it from Bay of the Dvina in the White Sea, from Harengus. Habitat has 'greatly reduced salinity'. I am inclined to believe record. [details]
Harris, P. (2006). Gyrodactylus pungitii Malmberg, 1964. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=196883 on 2017-12-14

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basis of record Kulachkova, V.G. (1977). [Monogeneans (Gyrodactylidae) as indicators of local shoals of herring (Clupea harengus pallasi N. maris albae Berg) in the White Sea.] Parazitologia Sbornik 27 27-34. (IN Russian). Translated by M.J. Dennis for Department of Agriculture and Fisheries for Scotland Marine Laboratory, Aberdeen. Translation 2078. [details]   

additional source Malmberg, G. (1970). The excretory systems and the marginal hooks as a basis for the systematics of Gyrodactylus (Trematoda, Monogenea). Arkiv for Zoologie 23 1-237.  [details]   
 
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Trusted: edited by a thematic editorTaxonomy Validity of this record difficult to evaluate. G. pungitii is a relatively euryhaline parasite of Pungitius pungitius well known from low salinity areas. Kulachkova records it from Bay of the Dvina in the White Sea, from Harengus. Habitat has 'greatly reduced salinity'. I am inclined to believe record. [details]