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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpiochaetopterus Sars, 1853 
AphiaID: 129233

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 editorChaetopteridae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpiochaetopterus (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Typetaxon Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpiochaetopterus typicus M. Sars, 1856
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChaetopteridae Audouin & Milne Edwards, 1833
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeptochaetopterus Berkeley, 1927 (subjective synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTelepsavus Costa, 1861 (subjective synonym)
Sources 
redescription Gitay, Asher 1969. A contribution to the revision of Spiochaetopterus (Chaetopteridae, Polychaeta). Sarsia, 37: 9-20.
page(s): 10 [details]

redescription Webster, Henry E. 1879. The Annelida Chaetopoda of the Virginian coast. Transactions Albany Institute New York, 9: 202-272.
page(s): 246 [details]

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 Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpiochaetopterus bergensis Gitay, 1969
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpiochaetopterus costarum (Claparède, 1869)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpiochaetopterus creoceanae Bhaud, Martin & Gil, 2003
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpiochaetopterus izuensis Nishi, Bhaud & Koh, 2004
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpiochaetopterus koreana Bhaud, Koh & Hong, 2002
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpiochaetopterus madeirensis Langerhans, 1881
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpiochaetopterus nonatoi Bhaud & Petti, 2001
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpiochaetopterus okinawaensis Nishi & Bhaud, 2000
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpiochaetopterus patagonicus Kinberg, 1866
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpiochaetopterus sagamiensis Nishi, Miura & Bhaud, 1999
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpiochaetopterus sanbanzensis Nishi, Bhaud & Koh, 2004
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpiochaetopterus sesokoensis Nishi & Bhaud, 2000
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpiochaetopterus solitarius (Rioja, 1917)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpiochaetopterus tropicus Grube, 1877
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpiochaetopterus typicus M. Sars, 1856

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpiochaetopterus herdmani Hornell in Willey, 1905 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPhyllochaetopterus herdmani (Hornell in Willey, 1905)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpiochaetopterus oculatus Webster, 1879 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpiochaetopterus costarum oculatus Webster, 1879
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution 
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Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCanadian Exclusive Economic Zone [Arctic part] [details]
Feedingtypes  deposit feeder: surface [details]
interface feeder [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 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTaxonomy Webster (1879:246) emended the genus, removing the restriction of Sars to two segments for the mid body, and removing the absence of eyes as a generic character. See also Gitay (1969) [details]

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorType species Type species S. typicus Sars 1856 in Fauchald, 1977<246>. [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:129233
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). Spiochaetopterus. 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=129233 on 2014-12-26
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