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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGeophilus algarum Brölemann, 1909 
AphiaID: 105489

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArthropoda (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMyriapoda (Subphylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChilopoda (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGeophilomorpha (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAdesmata (Suborder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGeophilidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGeophilus (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGeophilus Leach, 1814
Sources 
status source Bagnall, R.S. (1917) Lancashire Myriapoda New to Britain. Lancs.Chesh.Nat (NS) 10 (112): 104-108 [details]

status source Eason, E.H. (1961) On the synonymy of some British centipedes. Ann.Mag.Nat.Hist (Ser.13) 4: 385-391 [details]

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 Variety Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGeophilus algarum var. decipiens
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Distribution 
From editor or global species database
France
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFrance [details]
From other sources
North Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEuropean waters (ERMS scope) [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (3 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo PESI 
Notes 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Known only from the French Atlantic and Channel Coasts: Brittany, Chausey Is., Basse-Normandie, Pays-de-la-Loire [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTaxonomy The relationships between Geophilus fucorum, Geophilus gracilis (G.fucorum seurati), Geophilus algarum & G.algarum decipiens probably require further work. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTaxonomy The record of Geophilus algarum from NW England (Bagnall, 1917)is not of this species according to Eason (1961) and the specimens were possibly immature Strigamia maritima. [details]

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat littoral zone, among algae [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:105489
Taxonomic
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Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  Minelli, Alessandro
2010-07-14 08:54:47Z  changed  Barber, A.D.
  
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  Citation: Barber, A.D. (2014). Geophilus algarum Brölemann, 1909. In: Barber, A.D. (2014) World database of littoral Myriapoda. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=105489 on 2014-10-21
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