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NeMys taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTheristus acer Bastian, 1865 
AphiaID: 121601

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 editorMonhysterida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMonhysterina (Suborder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSphaerolaimoidea (Superfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorXyalidae (Family) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTheristus (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTheristus acer (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTheristus Bastian, 1865
Orig. name Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTheristus acer Bastian, 1865
Sources  original description Bastian, H. C. (1865). Monograph of the Anguillulidae, or Free Nematoids, Marine, Land, and Freshwater; with Descriptions of 100 New Species. The Transactions of the Linnean Society of London. Volume XXV. Part II:73-184. [details] [full text]

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Environment marine
Distribution 
From other sources
Belgium
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorOostende [details]
France
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorWimereux [details]
Mediterranean Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMediterranean Sea [details]
New Zealand
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNew Zealand Exclusive Economic Zone [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 editorGulf of Maine [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth Atlantic [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth West Atlantic [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorUnited Kingdom Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
North Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBelgian Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth Sea [details]
Southern Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAntarctic Ocean [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (5 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (5 nucleotides; 0 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo PESI 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Nematoda Collection 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Attributes Unreviewed: has not been 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 1655 » Unit µm » Type maximum » Dimension length » Corresponding width 42 » Unit µm » Stage adult » Gender male » Locality (MRGID) Spitsbergen [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBody Size 1650 » Unit µm » Type minimum » Dimension length » Corresponding width 50 » Unit µm » Stage adult » Gender male » Locality (MRGID) Spitsbergen [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBody Size 50 » Unit µm » Type maximum » Dimension width » Corresponding length 1650 » Unit µm » Stage adult » Gender male » Locality (MRGID) Spitsbergen [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBody Size 42 » Unit µm » Type minimum » Dimension width » Corresponding length 1655 » Unit µm » Stage adult » Gender male » Locality (MRGID) Spitsbergen [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBody Size 2500 » Unit µm » Type maximum » Dimension length » Corresponding width 100 » Unit µm » Stage adult » Gender female » Locality (MRGID) Spitsbergen [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBody Size 1770 » Unit µm » Type minimum » Dimension length » Corresponding width 58 » Unit µm » Stage adult » Gender female » Locality (MRGID) Spitsbergen [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBody Size 100 » Unit µm » Type maximum » Dimension width » Corresponding length 2500 » Unit µm » Stage adult » Gender female » Locality (MRGID) Spitsbergen [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBody Size 58 » Unit µm » Type minimum » Dimension width » Corresponding length 1770 » Unit µm » Stage adult » Gender female » Locality (MRGID) Spitsbergen [details]
Notes 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDiet bacteria, fungi and other nematodes [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDimensions Length: male 2.14-2.39 mm, female 2.28-2.49 mm; Maximum width: ale 37-42 u, female 48-50 u; Head: 17-21 u wide [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution downstream part of middle St. Lawrence estuary; lower St. Lawrence estuary [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat free-living or bottom dwelling [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorImportance useful in determining environmental quality [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorReproduction separate sexes; fertilization internal, eggs may be retained until hatching. Young appear as juvenile worms (not larvae). [details]
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LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:121601
Taxonomic
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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  Vincx, Magda
  
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  Citation: Vincx, M. (2015). Theristus acer Bastian, 1865. In: Vanaverbeke J, Bezerra TN, Braeckman U, De Groote A, De Meester N, Deprez T, Derycke S, Gilarte P, Guilini K, Hauquier F, Lins L, Maria T, Moens T, Pape E, Smol N, Taheri M, Van Campenhout J, Vanreusel A, Wu X, Vincx M (2015). NeMys: World Database of Free-Living Marine Nematodes. Accessed through: Vanaverbeke J, Bezerra TN, Braeckman U, De Groote A, De Meester N, Deprez T, Derycke S, Gilarte P, Guilini K, Hauquier F, Lins L, Maria T, Moens T, Pape E, Smol N, Taheri M, Van Campenhout J, Vanreusel A, Wu X, Vincx M (2015). NeMys: World Database of Free-Living Marine Nematodes at http://nemys.ugent.be/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=121601 on 2015-08-03
   

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