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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorQuesta Hartman, 1966 
AphiaID: 129517

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 editorOrbiniidae (Family)
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Typetaxon Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorQuesta caudicirra Hartman, 1966 (type by original designation)
Typetaxon of  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorQuestidae Hartman, 1966
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOrbiniidae Hartman, 1942
Synonymised
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  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNovaquesta Hobson, 1970 (subjective synonym)
Sources  original description Hartman, O. 1966. Quantitive survey of the benthos of San Pedro Basin, southern California. Part II. Final results and conclusions. Allan Hancock Pacific Expeditions, 19(2): 187-455., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/88798#page/221/mode/1up
page(s): 197 [details]

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 Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorQuesta bicirrata Giere & Erséus, 1998
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorQuesta caudicirra Hartman, 1966
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorQuesta ersei Jamieson & Webb, 1984
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorQuesta fijiensis Giere, Ebbe & Erséus, 2007
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorQuesta media Westheide, 1981
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorQuesta mediterranea Giere & Erséus, 1998
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorQuesta paucibranchiata Giere & Erséus, 1998
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorQuesta retrospermatica Giere, Ebbe & Erséus, 2007
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorQuesta riseri Giere & Erséus, 1998
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorQuesta trifurcata (Hobson, 1970)
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
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 editorClassification The foundation genus of former Questidae, currently a monotypic group within Orbiniidae. [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:129517
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  Bellan, Gérard
2008-01-31 20:22:45Z  changed  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2008-03-26 11:36:43Z  changed  Fauchald, Kristian
2012-02-07 20:48:30Z  changed  Read, Geoffrey
2012-02-08 20:41:39Z  changed  Read, Geoffrey
  
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  Citation: Read, G. (2014). Questa Hartman, 1966. 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=129517 on 2014-07-13
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