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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorKefersteinia Quatrefages, 1866 
AphiaID: 129311

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 editorHesionidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHesioninae (Subfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPsamathini (Tribe) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorKefersteinia (Genus)
Status Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted (subjective synonym)
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPsamathe Johnston, 1836
Rank Genus
Typetaxon Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorKefersteinia cirrata (Keferstein, 1862) (type by subsequent designation)
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPsamathini
Sources  original description Quatrefages, Armand de. 1866. Histoire naturelle des Annelés marins et d'eau douce. Annélides et Géphyriens. Volume 2. Première partie. 1-336. Deuxième Partie. 337-794. Explication des planches p.1-24. planches 1-20. Librarie Encyclopédique de Roret. Paris. , available online at http://books.google.com/books?id=M_xNAAAAcAAJ
page(s): 41 [details]

source of synonymy Claparède, Édouard 1868. Les Annélides Chétopodes du Golfe de Naples. Mémoires de la Société de physique et d'histoire naturelle de Genève, 19(2): 313-584., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/18568#page/11/mode/1up
page(s): 535 [details]

status source Pleijel, Fredrik 1998. Phylogeny and classification of Hesionidae (Polychaeta). Zoologica Scripta, 27(2): 89-163, 38 figures, 7 tables.
page(s): 122 [details]

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 Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorKefersteinia cirrata (Keferstein, 1862)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorKefersteinia fauveli Averincev, 1972
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorKefersteinia haploseta Perkins, 1984

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorKefersteinia claparedii Quatrefages, 1866 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorKefersteinia cirrata (Keferstein, 1862)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorKefersteinia dubia Hessle, 1925 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMicropodarke dubia (Hessle, 1925)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorKefersteinia similis Hessle, 1925 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHesiospina aurantiaca (M. Sars, 1862)
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Link Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHomonymy Kefersteina Quatrefages, 1866 is a senior homonym to Kefersteinia Neumayr 1891 in Mollusca [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNomenclature Pleijel (1998:122) discusses the names Psamathe and Kefersteinia. The 2nd is subjective synonym of the first, which is valid, not a junior homonym. [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:129311
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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
2013-10-27 03:16:27Z  changed  Read, Geoffrey
  
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  Citation: Read, G. (2014). Kefersteinia Quatrefages, 1866. 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=129311 on 2014-12-18
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