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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDysponetus Levinsen, 1879 
AphiaID: 129236

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 editorErrantia (Subclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPhyllodocida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNereidiformia (Suborder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChrysopetalidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDysponetinae (Subfamily)
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Typetaxon Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDysponetus pygmaeus Levinsen, 1879
Typetaxon of  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDysponetinae Aguado, Nygren & Rouse, 2013
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDysponetinae Aguado, Nygren & Rouse, 2013
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  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTaphus 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 editorDysponetus bidentatus Day, 1954
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDysponetus bipapillatus Dahlgren, 1996
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDysponetus bulbosus Hartmann-Schröder, 1982
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDysponetus caecus (Langerhans, 1880)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDysponetus gracilis Hartman, 1965
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDysponetus hebes (Webster & Benedict, 1887)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDysponetus hesionides Böggeman, 2009
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDysponetus joeli Olivier, Lana, Oliveira & Worsfold, 2012
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDysponetus macroculatus Dahlgren, 1996
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDysponetus palaeophorus Hartmann-Schröder, 1974
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDysponetus paleophorus Hartmann-Schröder, 1974
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDysponetus profundus Böggemann, 2009
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDysponetus pygmaeus Levinsen, 1879
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Feedingtypes  omnivore [details]
predator [details]
scavenger [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiagnosis Dysponetus species are small fragile and easily overlooked in normal handling of samples. They are characterized by circular notosetae, mouth appendage, single pygidial projection, and accessory simple neurosetae. [details]

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Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat Known from seamounts and knolls [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:129236
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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
2013-11-19 22:38:31Z  changed  Read, Geoffrey
  
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  Citation: Read, G. (2014). Dysponetus Levinsen, 1879. 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=129236 on 2014-04-23
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