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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAbyssidrilus Erséus, 1992 
AphiaID: 137365

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnnelida (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClitellata (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOligochaeta (Subclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHaplotaxida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTubificina (Suborder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNaididae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPhallodrilinae (Subfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAbyssidrilus (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Typetaxon Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPhallodrilus profundus Cook, 1970 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAbyssidrilus profundus (Cook, 1970)
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPhallodrilinae Brinkhurst, 1971
Sources  original description Erséus, C. (1992). A generic revision of the Phallodrilinae (Oligochaeta, Tubificidae). Zoologica Scripta. 21(1): 5-48., available online at http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/j.1463-6409.1992.tb00308.x/abstract [details]

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 Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAbyssidrilus altoides Erséus, 1992
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAbyssidrilus altus (Erséus, 1980)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAbyssidrilus hessleri (Erséus, 1989)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAbyssidrilus opulentus Erséus, 1992
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAbyssidrilus potens Erséus, 1992
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAbyssidrilus profundus (Cook, 1970)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAbyssidrilus remus (Erséus, 1979)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAbyssidrilus segonzaci (Erséus, 1986)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAbyssidrilus stilus (Erséus, 1986)

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAbyssidrilus cuspis (Erséus & Dumnicka, 1988) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAberrantidrilus cuspis (Erséus & Dumnicka, 1988)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAbyssidrilus subterraneus (Rodriguez & Giani, 1989) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAberrantidrilus subterraneus (Rodriguez & Giani, 1989)
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Notes 
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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution The deep-sea species are known from all major Oceans (Atlantic, Indian, Pacific) as well as from Western Beaufort Sea in the Arctic [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology This genus is Abyssidrilus, referring to that most of the species are worms (drilus Greek fo worm) from the deep sea (abyssus Latin for 'abyss'). [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTaxonomic remark The former subterranean species Abyssidrilus cuspis and A. subterraneus are transferred to Aberrantidrilus [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:137365
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Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  Erséus, Christer
2005-07-19 16:03:06Z  checked  Timm, Tarmo
2017-05-31 06:56:09Z  changed  van Haaren, Ton
  
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  Citation: van Haaren, T.; Timm, T.; Erséus, C. (2017). Abyssidrilus Erséus, 1992. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=137365 on 2017-10-19
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