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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParacapitella Kirkegaard, 1983 
AphiaID: 129222

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 editorScolecida (Infraclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCapitellidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParacapitella (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Typetaxon Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParacapitella southwardi Kirkegaard, 1983 (type by original designation)
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCapitellidae Grube, 1862
Sources  original description Kirkegaard, Jørgen B. 1983. Bathyal benthic polychaetes from the N.E. Atlantic Ocean, S.W. of the British Isles. Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom, 63: 593-608.
page(s): 602 [details]

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 Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParacapitella southwardi Kirkegaard, 1983
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiagnosis Author: "Thorax with 19 segments; one asetigerous segment present; first setiger with notopodia only. Up to segment 11 with capillary setae only; next 8 thoracic setigers with notopodial capillary setae and neuropodial hooks. Branchiae absent." [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHomonymy Paracapitella Kirkegaard, 1983 is senior homonym to Paracapitella Carrasco & Gallardo, 1987 (genus name unreplaced as at 2015) [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:129222
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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
2013-07-12 23:38:02Z  changed  Gil, João
2015-11-15 09:08:20Z  changed  Read, Geoffrey
  
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  Citation: Read, G.; Gil, J. (2015). Paracapitella Kirkegaard, 1983. In: Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2015) World Polychaeta database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=129222 on 2016-04-29
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