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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCyanophthalma cordiceps (Friedrich, 1933) 
AphiaID: 122738

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 editorEumonostilifera (Suborder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTetrastemmatidae (Family) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCyanophthalma (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCyanophthalma Norenburg, 1986
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphiporus cordiceps sensu Friedrich, 1933 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCyanophthalma vittata (Verrill, 1874) (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTetrastemma vittata (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTetrastemma vittatum Verrill (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 
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorfour-eyed nemertean [from synonym]  [details]
Environment marine
Distribution 
From other sources
Bay of Fundy
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCobscook Bay [details]
Canada
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDigdeguash Estuary [from synonym] [view taxon] [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 editorNorth West Atlantic [details]
Links 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 
Notes 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSynonymy Amphiporus cordiceps sensu Friedrich, 1933 = Cyanophthalma cordiceps
Amphiporus cordiceps (Jensen, 1878) is not a synonym to Cyanophthalma cordiceps [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 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 editorTaxonomy species fragment easily when handled [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:122738
Taxonomic
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Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  Gibson, Raymond
2005-07-18 07:07:26Z  checked  Gibson, Raymond
  
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  Citation: Gibson, R. (2014). Cyanophthalma cordiceps (Friedrich, 1933). In: Norenburg, J.; Gibson, R. (2014) World Nemertea database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=122738 on 2014-08-01
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