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NoteFoster (1971:33) stated she designates Euspio mesnili as type species of Euspio. E. mesnili precedes E. gravieri in McIntosh (1915:176 - British Annelid monograph) where they and the genus are first described.
SourceFoster, N.M. (1971). Spionidae (Polychaeta) of the Gulf of Mexico and the Caribbean Sea. Studies on the Fauna of CuraƧao and other Caribbean Islands. 36(129): 1-183. available online at http://www.repository.naturalis.nl/record/506046
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2012-09-29 06:42:25Z  created  Read, Geoffrey