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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMesochaetopterus minutus Potts, 1914 
AphiaID: 129915

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 editorChaetopteridae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMesochaetopterus (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMesochaetopterus minutus (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMesochaetopterus Potts, 1914
Sources  original description Potts, Frank A. 1914. Polychaeta from the N.E. Pacific: The Chaetopteridae. With an account of the phenomenon of asexual reproduction in Phyllochaetopterus and the description of two new species of Chaetopteridae from the Atlantic. Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London 67: 955-994., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/31856337 [details]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution 
From other sources
Mozambique
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMozambique [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEuropean waters (ERMS scope) [details]
South Africa
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSouth Africa (country) [details]
Specimen  Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype BM , locality Torres Strait (Australia) [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (4 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo PESI 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Annelid Collection 
Note 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Tropical Indo-Pacific in Kalk (1958).
Also distributed in Australia in Kalk (1958). [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:129915
Taxonomic
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Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  Bellan, GĂ©rard
2008-03-26 11:36:43Z  changed  Fauchald, Kristian
  
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  Citation: WoRMS (2014). Mesochaetopterus minutus. 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=129915 on 2014-12-21
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