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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMacrochaeta Grube, 1850 
AphiaID: 129141

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnnelida (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolychaeta (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSedentaria (Subclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCanalipalpata (Infraclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTerebellida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCirratuliformia (Suborder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcrocirridae (Family)
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Typetaxon Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNais clavicornis Sars, 1835
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcrocirridae Banse, 1969
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLedon Webster & Benedict, 1887 (subjective synonym)
Sources  basis of record Bellan, G. (2001). Polychaeta, 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. 214-231 (look up in IMIS[details]

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 Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMacrochaeta australiensis Kudenov, 1976
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMacrochaeta bansei Hartmann-Schröder, 1974
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMacrochaeta caroli Westheide, 1981
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMacrochaeta clavicornis (M. Sars, 1835)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMacrochaeta helgolandica Friedrich, 1936
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMacrochaeta leidyi (Verrill, 1882)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMacrochaeta multipapillata Westheide, 1981
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMacrochaeta natalensis Hartmann-Schröder, 1996
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMacrochaeta papillosa Ehlers, 1913
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMacrochaeta pege Banse, 1969
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMacrochaeta polyonyx Eliason, 1962
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMacrochaeta sexoculata (Webster & Benedict, 1887)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMacrochaeta westheidei Santos & da Silva, 1993
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Feedingtypes  deposit feeder: surface [details]
interface grazer [details]
suspension feeder: facultative [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Notes 
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Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAuthority Macrochaeta Grube, 1851 [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorValidity Classified under Cirratulidae in RAMS Checklists [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:129141
Taxonomic
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Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  Bellan, Gérard
2008-03-26 11:36:43Z  changed  Fauchald, Kristian
  
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  Citation: WoRMS (2014). Macrochaeta Grube, 1850. In: Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2014) World Polychaeta database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=129141 on 2014-08-28
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