Higher Classification: > Kingdom Animalia > Phylum Nematoda > Class Adenophorea > Subclass Enoplia > Order Enoplida > Suborder Enoplina > Superfamily Enoploidea > Family Anticomidae > Genus Anticoma

Anticoma acuminata (Eberth, 1863) Bastian, 1865

Rank: Species
Taxon Status: accepted

Relationships towards this taxon

Genus group names

AnticomaBastian, 1865accepted genus name

Species group names

Anticoma limalis Bastian, 1865 synonym
Anticoma limalis novozemelica Filipjev, 1927 synonym
Anticoma pellucida Bastian, 1865 synonym


basis of record

De Smet, G.; Vincx, M.; Vanreusel, A.; Vanhove, S.; Vanaverbeke, J.; Steyaert, M. (2001). Nematoda - free living, 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, 50: pp. 161-174

additional source

Various Authors (2000). Nematode filing cabinet of the Marine Biology Section Ugent - in combination with the NemasLan Ms-Access database (published on CD-Rom, 2000)

additional source

Yeates, G.W. (2010). Phylum Nematoda: roundworms, eelworms, in: Gordon, D.P. (Ed.) (2010). New Zealand inventory of biodiversity: 2. Kingdom Animalia: Chaetognatha, Ecdysozoa, Ichnofossils. pp. 480-493.

additional source

Leduc, D., & Gwyther, J. (2008). Description of new species of Setosabatieria and Desmolaimus (Nematoda: Monhysterida) and a checklist of New Zealand free-living marine nematode species. New Zealand journal of marine and freshwater research, 42(3), 339-362.

additional source

Coomans, A. (1989). Overzicht van de vrijlevende nematofauna van België (Nematoda). [The freeliving nematofauna of Belgium: a review.] Pp 43-56 in Wouters, K.; Baert, L. (Ed.): Invertebraten van België = Invertébrés de Belgique: Verhandelingen van het Symposium "Invertebraten van België" = Comptes rendus du Symposium "Invertébrés de Belgique" = Proceedings of the Symposium "Invertebrates of Belgium". Brussel, 25-26 november 1988. Koninklijk Belgisch Instituut voor Natuurwetenschappen: Brussel, Belgium

additional source

Deprez, T. et al. (2005). NeMys - Generic Taxonomic Database System on Mysida and Nematoda. World Wide Web electronic publication





External Links

USNM Invertebrate Zoology Nematoda Collection
Barcode of Life
Biodiversity Heritage Library (13 publications)


Vanaverbeke, J.; Deprez, T.; Vincx, M. (2014). Anticoma acuminata (Eberth, 1863) Bastian, 1865. In: Deprez, T. et al. (2005). NeMys. World list of free-living nematodes. In: Costello, M.J.; Bouchet, P.; Boxshall, G.; Arvantidis, C.; Appeltans, W. (2014) European Register of Marine Species, accessed through PESI at http://www.eu-nomen.eu/portal/taxon.php?GUID=urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:121767




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