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Nemys taxon details

Raphidascaris (Ichthyascaris) Wu, 1949

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Ichthyascaris Wu, 1949 · unaccepted (Status lowered)
marine, fresh
Not documented
Nemys eds. (2022). Nemys: World Database of Nematodes. Raphidascaris (Ichthyascaris) Wu, 1949. Accessed at: on 2022-08-08
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
2016-11-10 16:05:20Z

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 to full generic level [details]   

basis of record Anderson, R. C.; Chabaud, A. G.; Willmott, S. (1974). CIH Keys to the nematode parasites of vertebrates. i-x. [details]   
From other sources
Validity Anderson et al. (1974) treated this genus as a synonym of Raphidascaris, but could probably also be synonym of Neogoezia Kreis, 1937. [details]

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