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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorKefersteinia cirrata (Keferstein, 1862) 
AphiaID: 130164

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 editorNereidiformia (Suborder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHesionidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHesioninae (Subfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPsamathini (Tribe) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorKefersteinia (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Typetaxon of  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorKefersteinia Quatrefages, 1866
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorKefersteinia Quatrefages, 1866 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPsamathe Johnston, 1836
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCastalia fusca hibernica Southern, 1914 (subjective synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHesione fusca Carus, 1885 (subjective synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorKefersteinia claparedii Quatrefages, 1866 (subjective synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPsamathe cirrhata Keferstein, 1862 (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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 Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorKefersteinia cirrata hibernica (Southern, 1914)
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution 
From other sources
Gulf of Mexico
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Mexico [details]
Mediterranean Sea - Eastern Basin
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGreek Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorIrish Exclusive economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorUnited Kingdom Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
North Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBelgian Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Norway
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorWest Coast of Norway  [details]
United Kingdom
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBritish Isles [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (32 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (1 nucleotides; 0 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Marine Species Identification Portal 
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 editorAuthority (Keferstein, 1863) is mentioned in RAMS [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat Known from seamounts and knolls [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSynonymy Synonymised with Psamathe fusca Johnston, 1836 [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorValidity Author not sure about Species name [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:130164
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). Kefersteinia cirrata (Keferstein, 1862). 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=130164 on 2014-08-29
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