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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDicyema clavatum Furuya & Koshida, 1992 
AphiaID: 265682

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDicyemida (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRhombozoa (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDicyemidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDicyema (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDicyema von K├Âlliker, 1849
Sources  original description Furuya, H.; Tsuneki, K.; Koshida, Y. (1992). Two new species of the genus Dicyema (Mesozoa) from octopuses of Japan with notes on D. misakiense and D. acuticephalum. Zool. Sci. 9(2): 423-437. (look up in IMIS[details]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
Japanese Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorKonbou-nihaityu  [details]
Environment marine
Distribution  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editortype locality Honshu Island [details]
From other sources
North Pacific Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorWest North Pacific [details]
Specimen  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSyntype NSMT Me-2 [details]
Feedingtypes  parasitic: endoparasitic [details]
parasitic: endoparasitic in Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus minor (Sasaki, 1920) [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (2 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Note 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology The specific name 'clavatum' is given, because of the shape of the body is characteristically clavate. [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:265682
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2008-01-04 16:28:44Z  created  van der Land, Jacob
2010-08-06 12:26:11Z  changed  Furuya, Hidetaka
  
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  Citation: Furuya, H. (2014). Dicyema clavatum Furuya & Koshida, 1992. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=265682 on 2014-10-01
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