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Kirkegaard, Jørgen B. 1959. The Polychaeta of West Africa Part I. Sedentary species. Atlantide Report, 5: 7-117.
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Kirkegaard, J?. B.
1959
The Polychaeta of West Africa Part I. Sedentary species
Atlantide Report
5: 7-117
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Kristian Fauchald's Polychaeta DB
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Nontype, locality False Bay (South Africa), identified as Ophelia capensis Kirkegaard, 1959
Holotype ZMUC POL-001520, locality Table Bay, identified as Ophelia capensis Kirkegaard, 1959
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editor Depth range

50-80 m. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editor Distribution

Atlantic Ocean: Table Bay and False Bay (off Cape Town, South Africa). [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editor Distribution

Atlantic Ocean: West Africa (Ivory Coast; Angola). [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editor Etymology

Not explicitly stated in the original description. The species is named after Jørgen Bagger Kirkegaard (b. ... [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editor Etymology

Not explicitly stated in the original description. The specific epithet capensis refers to the type locality of the ... [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editor Habitat

Not stated, at shelf depths. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editor Taxonomy

Records under this name by Kirkegaard (1959) and Tebble (1959) belong to V. striaticeps fide Ben-Eliahu & Fiege ... [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editor Type locality

Table Bay, off Cape Town, South Africa, Atlantic Ocean (-33.8667°, 18.35°). [details]