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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMalacoceros Quatrefages, 1843 
AphiaID: 129614

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 accepted
Rank Genus
Typetaxon Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpio vulgaris Johnston, 1827
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpionidae Grube, 1850
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorColobranchus Schmarda, 1861 (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 editorMalacoceros cariacoensis Delgado-Blas & Díaz-Díaz, 2010
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMalacoceros derjugini (Uschakov, 1948)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMalacoceros divisus Hutchings & Rainer, 1979
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMalacoceros fuliginosus (Claparède, 1870)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMalacoceros girardi Quatrefages, 1843
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMalacoceros indicus (Fauvel, 1928)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMalacoceros jennicus Graff, Blake & Wishner, 2008
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMalacoceros jirkovi Sirkorski, 1992
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMalacoceros laevicornis (Rathke, 1837)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMalacoceros longiseta Delgado-Blas & Díaz-Díaz, 2013
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMalacoceros reductus Blake & Kudenov, 1978
Species Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMalacoceros samurai Hourdez, Desbruyères & Laubier, 2006
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMalacoceros tetracerus (Schmarda, 1861)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMalacoceros vanderhorsti (Augener, 1927)

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMalacoceros fuliginosa [auctt.] (nomen dubium, misspellling, perhaps arising from incorrect usage of Malacoceros as subgenus of Scolelepis)

Subgenus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMalacoceros (Rhynchospio) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRhynchospio Hartman, 1936
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMalacoceros (Rhynchospio) inflatus Foster, 1971 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRhynchospio inflata (Foster, 1971)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMalacoceros ciliatus (Keferstein, 1862) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMalacoceros tetracerus (Schmarda, 1861)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMalacoceros girardii [auctt.] accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMalacoceros girardi Quatrefages, 1843
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMalacoceros longirostris Quatrefages, 1843 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScolelepis longirostris (Quatrefages, 1843)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMalacoceros murmanica (Zachs in Uschakov, 1948) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMalacoceros tetracerus (Schmarda, 1861)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMalacoceros tetraceros [auctt.] accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMalacoceros tetracerus (Schmarda, 1861)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMalacoceros vulgaris Quatrefages, 1843 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScolelepis fuliginosa (Claparède, 1870) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMalacoceros fuliginosus (Claparède, 1870)
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Feedingtypes  deposit feeder: surface [details]
interface grazer [details]
suspension feeder: facultative [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Notes 
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Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAuthority Malacoceros Quatrefages, 1843, emend. Pettibone, 1963 [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorType species Type species Spio vulgaris Johnston 1827 in Fauchald, 1977<246>. [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:129614
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). Malacoceros. 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=129614 on 2014-08-29
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