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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGlycera oxycephala Ehlers, 1887 
AphiaID: 130126

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 editorGlyceriformia (Suborder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGlyceridae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGlycera (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGlycera Savigny, 1818
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGlycera verdescens Chamberlin, 1919 (subjective synonym)
Sources  original description Ehlers, E. 1887. Report on the annelids of the dredging expedition of the U.S. coast survey steamer Blake. Memoirs of the Museum of Comparative Zoology at Harvard College, 15: VIand335pp., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/96641#page/7/mode/1up [details]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution 
From other sources
Caribbean Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCaribbean Sea [details]
Costa Rica
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCosta Rica [details]
France
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBretagne Sud [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDieppe [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorWimereux [details]
Gulf of Mexico
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Mexico [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEuropean waters (ERMS scope) [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth West Atlantic [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorUnited Kingdom Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Panama
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPanama [details]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorwegian Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Specimens 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype MCZ , locality Barbados (Caribbean Sea) [details]

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Feedingtypes  detritus feeder [details]
omnivore [details]
predator [details]
scavenger [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (9 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 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Notes 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat In gravel at a depth of between 10-150 m. [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorIdentification This species has often been mistaken for G. gigantea Quatrefages, 1865 an G. capitata Oersted, 1843. [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:130126
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
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). Glycera oxycephala. 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=130126 on 2014-09-23
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