World Database of Nematodes

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Nemys taxon details

Philometra obturans (Prennant, 1886) Skrjabin, Shikhobalova, Sobolev, Paramanov & Sudarikov, 1954

123032  (

Filaria obturans Prenant, 1886 · unaccepted > superseded combination
marine, fresh
Not documented
Nemys eds. (2022). Nemys: World Database of Nematodes. Philometra obturans (Prennant, 1886) Skrjabin, Shikhobalova, Sobolev, Paramanov & Sudarikov, 1954. Accessed at: on 2023-03-29
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basis of record Gibson, D. I. (2001). Nematoda - parasitic. <em>In: Costello, M.J. et al. (Ed.) (2001). European register of marine species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification. Collection Patrimoines Naturels.</em> 50: pp. 174-176. (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Sokolov, S. G.; Kalmykov, A. P.; Malysheva, S. V. (2020). Phylogeny of dracunculoid nematodes (Chromadorea: Rhabditida: Spirurina: Dracunculoidea) from some Eurasian freshwater fishes. <em>Zootaxa.</em> 4858(4): 521-541., available online at
note: As Philometra cf. obturans [details]   

redescription Moravec, F. (2013). Parasitic nematodes of freshwater fishes of Europe. <em>Academia, Prague.</em> 601 pp.
note: Adult and larva [details]   
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 

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