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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNipponnemertes pulcher (Johnston, 1837) 
AphiaID: 122704

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNemertea (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEnopla (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHoplonemertea (Subclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMonostilifera (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCratenemertea (Suborder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCratenemertidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNipponnemertes (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNipponnemertes Friedrich, 1968
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphiporus bergendali (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphiporus falklandicus (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphiporus pulcher (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphiporus pulcher pulcher (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphiporus pusillus (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCratenemertes bergendali (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCratenemertes danae (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNemertes (Nemertes) pulchra (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNemertes pulchra (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNipponnemertes bergendali (Gering, 1912) (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOmatoplea bemix (Quatrefages, 1846) (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOmatoplea pulchra (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOmmatoplea pulchra (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolia bemix Quatrefages, 1846 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolystemma pulchrum (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorProstoma pulchra (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVermiculus rubens Dalyell, 1853 (synonym)
Sources  basis of record Gibson, R. (2001). Nemertini (Nemertae), 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. 152-156 (look up in IMIS[details]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
Danish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorsmuk slimbændel  [details]
Environment marine
Distribution 
From other sources
France
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorRoscoff [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorWimereux [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEuropean waters (ERMS scope) [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Maine [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorIrish Exclusive economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth West Atlantic [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorUnited Kingdom Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
United Kingdom
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBritish Isles [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 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Nemertea Collection 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Notes 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSynonymy Amphiporus lecointei (partim) = Nipponnemertes pulchra [details]

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDiet generally for group, they are carnivorous; in some cases only the body juices are ingested but the whole prey may be taken in. feed on protozoans, other microfauna and at times prey their own size [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDimensions length up to 50 mm by 5 mm [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Bay of Fundy to Cape Hatteras [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat benthic, living under rocks or in burrows in soft substrata, or crawling among algae, hydroids, or in bottom debris [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorReproduction sexes are separate; fertilization is external for most species. Asexual reproduction also occurs by fragmentation [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSpelling Mentionned as Nipponnemertes pulchra [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSpelling In Müller (2004) as Nipponemertes pulchra [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorremark species used to be called Amphiporus pulcher; species fragment easily when handled [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:122704
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  Gibson, Raymond
2005-07-18 07:07:26Z  checked  Gibson, Raymond
2012-08-22 15:45:37Z  changed  Norenburg, Jon
  
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  Citation: Norenburg, J.; Gibson, R. (2014). Nipponnemertes pulcher (Johnston, 1837). In: Norenburg, J.; Gibson, R. (2014) World Nemertea database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=122704 on 2014-09-21
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