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Nemys taxon details

Pontonema vacillatum Leidy, 1855

159633  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:159633)

accepted
Species
marine
Not documented
Distribution unknown; lack of study done on this group in the Bay of Fundy and surrounding waters   
Distribution unknown; lack of study done on this group in the Bay of Fundy and surrounding waters  [details]
Bezerra, T.N.; Eisendle, U.; Hodda, M.; Holovachov, O.; Leduc, D.; Mokievsky, V.; Peña Santiago, R.; Sharma, J.; Smol, N.; Tchesunov, A.; Venekey, V.; Zhao, Z.; Vanreusel, A. (2021). Nemys: World Database of Nematodes. Pontonema vacillatum Leidy, 1855. Accessed at: https://nemys.ugent.be/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=159633 on 2021-11-28
Date
action
by
2005-05-30 08:27:04Z
created
2011-03-02 08:47:26Z
checked
2016-12-20 16:40:17Z
changed

basis of record Gosner, K. L. (1971). Guide to identification of marine and estuarine invertebrates: Cape Hatteras to the Bay of Fundy. <em>John Wiley & Sons, Inc.</em> 693 p. (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Linkletter, L. E. (1977). A checklist of marine fauna and flora of the Bay of Fundy. <em>Huntsman Marine Laboratory, St. Andrews, N.B.</em> 68: p. [details]   

additional source Integrated Taxonomic Information System (ITIS). , available online at http://www.itis.gov [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

From other sources
Diet parasitic [details]

Dimensions generally, less than 1 mm [details]

Distribution unknown; lack of study done on this group in the Bay of Fundy and surrounding waters  [details]

Habitat generally, all substrata and in all sorts of hosts, both vertebrate and invertebrate [details]

Reproduction sexes are separate and dimorphic (males smaller than females); fertilization internal, eggs retained through hatching [details]

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