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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorApoprionospio Foster, 1969 
AphiaID: 129606

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 editorCanalipalpata (Infraclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpionida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpioniformia (Suborder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpionidae (Family)
Status Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted (subjective synonymy)
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPrionospio Malmgren, 1867
Rank Genus
Typetaxon Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorApoprionospio dayi Foster, 1969 (type by original designation)
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpionidae Grube, 1850
Sources  original description Foster, Nancy M. 1969. New species of spionids (Polychaeta) from the Gulf of Mexico and Caribbean Sea with a partial revision of the genus Prionospio. Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington, 82(38), 381-400.
page(s): 383 [details]

status source Maciolek, Nancy J. 1985. A revision of the genus Prionospio Malmgren, with special emphasis on species from the Atlantic Ocean, and new records of species belonging to the genera Apoprionospio Foster and Paraprionospio Caullery (Polychaeta, Annelida, Spionidae). Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society, London 84: 325-383., available online at http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1096-3642.1985.tb01804.x
page(s): 368 [details]

status source Sigvaldadóttir, Elin 1998. Cladistic analysis and classification of Prionospio and related genera (Polychaeta, Spionidae). Zoologica Scripta, 27(3): 175-188. [details]

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Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorApoprionospio caspersi (Laubier, 1962) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPrionospio caspersi Laubier, 1962
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorApoprionospio dayi Foster, 1969 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPrionospio dayi (Foster, 1969)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorApoprionospio nova (Annenkova, 1938) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPrionospio nova Annenkova, 1938
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorApoprionospio pygmaea (Hartman, 1961) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPrionospio pygmaeus Hartman, 1961
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorApoprionospio saldanha (Day, 1961) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPrionospio saldanha Day, 1961
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorApoprionospio vermillionensis (Fauchald, 1972) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPrionospio vermillionensis Fauchald, 1972
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Link Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
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From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSynonymy Maciolek (1985) retained Apoprionospio Foster with just A. dayi and A. pygmaea. Later Sigvaldadottir (1998) found no justification for a separation from Prionospio. [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:129606
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Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  Bellan, Gérard
2006-09-05 12:04:33Z  changed  Martinez, Olga
2008-03-26 11:36:43Z  changed  Fauchald, Kristian
2011-01-27 22:40:25Z  changed  Read, Geoffrey
  
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  Citation: Read, G. (2014). Apoprionospio Foster, 1969. 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=129606 on 2014-10-24
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