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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCossura Webster & Benedict, 1887 
AphiaID: 129251

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 editorCossuridae (Family)
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Typetaxon Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCossura longocirrata Webser & Benedict, 1887
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCossuridae Day, 1963
Synonymised
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  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCossurella Hartman, 1976 (subjective synonymy)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHeterocossura Wu & Chen, 1977 (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 editorCossura abyssalis Hartman, 1967
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCossura aciculata (Wu & Chen, 1977)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCossura alba Hartman, 1967
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCossura bansei Hilbig in Blake, Hilbig & Scott, 1996
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCossura brunnea Fauchald, 1972
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCossura candida Hartman, 1955
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCossura chilensis Hartmann-Schröder, 1965
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCossura coasta Kitamori, 1960
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCossura consimilis Read, 2000
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCossura dayi Hartman, 1976
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCossura delta Reish, 1958
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCossura dimorpha (Hartman, 1976)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCossura ginesi Liñero-Arana & Díaz-Díaz, 2010
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCossura heterochaeta Orensanz, 1976
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCossura laeviseta Hartmann-Schröder, 1962
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCossura longocirrata Webser & Benedict, 1887
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCossura modica Fauchald & Hancock, 1981
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCossura pettiboneae (Ewing, 1987)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCossura pseudakaina (Ewing, 1987)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCossura pygodactylata Jones, 1956
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCossura rostrata Fauchald, 1972
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCossura sima Fauchald, 1972
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCossura soyeri Laubier, 1964

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCossura lepida Tamai, 1986 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCossura pygodactylata Jones, 1956
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Feedingtypes  deposit feeder: subsurface [details]
grazer [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Images Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor[show unreviewed]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:129251
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). Cossura Webster & Benedict, 1887. 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=129251 on 2014-08-22
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