World Database of Nematodes

Linked to the Marine Biology Section, UGent

Nemys taxon details

Raphidascaris (Sprentascaris) Petter & Cassone, 1984

1012985  (

Sprentascaris Petter & Cassone, 1984 · unaccepted (Lowered to subgenus)
Not documented
Nemys eds. (2022). Nemys: World Database of Nematodes. Raphidascaris (Sprentascaris) Petter & Cassone, 1984. Accessed at: on 2022-08-18
2017-07-07 14:47:05Z

taxonomy source Malta, L.; Paiva, F.; Elisei, C.; Tavares, L.; Pereira, F. (2018). A new species of Raphidascaris (Nematoda: Raphidascarididae) infecting the fish Gymnogeophagus balzanii (Cichlidae) from the Pantanal wetlands, Brazil and a taxonomic update of the subgenera of Raphidascaris based on molecular phylogeny and morphology. <em>Journal of Helminthology.</em> 1-10., available online at
note: Returned tp full generic level [details]   

basis of record Ailán-Choke, L. G.; Ramallo, G.; Davies, D. (2017). New species of Raphidascaris (Sprentascaris) (Nematoda: Anisakidae) in Rineloricaria steinbachi (Actinopterygii: Loricariidae) from Northwest Argentina. <em>Zootaxa.</em> 4231(1): 129., available online at [details]   

This service is powered by LifeWatch Belgium
Learn more»
Web interface and database structure initially created by Tim Deprez; now hosted and maintained by VLIZ
Page generated 2022-08-18 · contact: Tânia Nara Bezerra or