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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeptolaimus elegans (Stekhoven & De Coninck, 1933) Gerlach, 1958 
AphiaID: 121267

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNematoda (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChromadorea (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChromadoria (Subclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlectida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlectina (Suborder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeptolaimoidea (Superfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeptolaimidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeptolaiminae (Subfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeptolaimus (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeptolaimus elegans (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeptolaimus de Man, 1876
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDermatolaimus elegans Schuurmans Stekhoven & De Coninck, 1933 (basionym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDermatolaimus parelegans Allgén, 1934
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeptolaimus parelegans (Allgén, 1934) Lorenzen, 1972
Sources  original description Gerlach, S. A. (1958). Die Nematodenfauna der sublitoralen Region in der Kieler Bucht. Kieler Meeresforsch. 14: 64-90. [details]

original description Schuurmans Stekhoven, J. H. Jr.; De Coninck, L. A. (1933). Diagnoses of new Belgian marine nemas. Bull. Mus. royal d'Hist. Nat. Belg./Med. Kon. Natuurhist. Mus. Belg. 9(4): 1-15, 5 plates. (look up in IMIS[details]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editortype locality Kattegat [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
From other sources
Belgium
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorKnokke-Heist [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEuropean waters (ERMS scope) [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth Atlantic [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth West Atlantic [details]
North Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBelgian Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorWesterschelde [details]
Links Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOriginal description (NemasLan) Document hosted within NeMys  Note: species description of Leptolaimus elegans taken from: Platt, H. M. & Warwick, R. M., 1988. Free living marine nematodes. Part II: British Chromadorids. Synopses of the British Fauna (New Series). No... 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo PESI 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Attributes Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFunctional group benthos » Stage adult (inherited from Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNematoda) [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBody size 800 » Unit µm » Type maximum » Dimension length » Corresponding width 17.8 » Unit µm » Stage adult » Gender male » Locality (MRGID) North Sea [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBody size 635 » Unit µm » Type minimum » Dimension length » Corresponding width 19.2 » Unit µm » Stage adult » Gender male » Locality (MRGID) North Sea [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBody size 780 » Unit µm » Type maximum » Dimension width » Corresponding length 26 » Unit µm » Stage adult » Gender male » Locality (MRGID) North Sea [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBody size 17.8 » Unit µm » Type minimum » Dimension width » Corresponding length 800 » Unit µm » Stage adult » Gender male » Locality (MRGID) North Sea [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBody size 640 » Unit µm » Type maximum » Dimension length » Corresponding width 24 » Unit µm » Stage adult » Gender female » Locality (MRGID) Belgian Coast [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBody size 24 » Unit µm » Type maximum » Dimension width » Corresponding length 640 » Unit µm » Stage adult » Gender female » Locality (MRGID) Belgian Coast [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBody size 620 » Unit µm » Type maximum » Dimension length » Corresponding width 25 » Unit µm » Stage adult » Gender male » Locality (MRGID) Kattegat [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBody size 25 » Unit µm » Type maximum » Dimension width » Corresponding length 620 » Unit µm » Stage adult » Gender male » Locality (MRGID) Kattegat [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBody size 640 » Unit µm » Type maximum » Dimension length » Corresponding width 20 » Unit µm » Stage adult » Gender female » Locality (MRGID) Kattegat [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBody size 20 » Unit µm » Type maximum » Dimension width » Corresponding length 640 » Unit µm » Stage adult » Gender female » Locality (MRGID) Kattegat [details]
Notes 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution lower St. Lawrence estuary [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat intertidal [details]
ImagesChecked: verified by a taxonomic editor 
Nematode file-library of the Marine Biology Section (Ghent University, Belgium)
Nematode file-library of the Marine Biology Section (Ghent University, Belgium)
Nematode file-library of the Marine Biology Section (Ghent University, Belgium)
Nematode file-library of the Marine Biology Section (Ghent University, Belgium)
Lectotype male entire
Lectotype male entire
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Paralectotype female entire
Paralectotype female e...
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LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:121267
Taxonomic
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Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  Vincx, Magda
2015-07-26 09:13:48Z  changed  Holovachov, Oleksandr
2016-02-26 07:22:56Z  changed  Holovachov, Oleksandr
  
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  Citation: Holovachov, O.; Vincx, M. (2016). Leptolaimus elegans (Stekhoven & De Coninck, 1933) Gerlach, 1958. In: Guilini, K.; Bezerra, T.N.; Deprez, T.; Fonseca, G.; Holovachov, O.; Leduc, D.; Miljutin, D.; Moens, T.; Sharma, J.; Smol, N.; Tchesunov, A.; Mokievsky, V.; Vanaverbeke, J.; Vanreusel, A.; Vincx, M. (2016) NeMys: World Database of Free-Living Marine Nematodes. Accessed at http://www.nemys.ugent.be/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=121267 on 2016-08-25
   

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