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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCapitomastus Eisig, 1887 
AphiaID: 146760

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 editorScolecida (Infraclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCapitellidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCapitomastus (Genus)
Status Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted (subjective synonym)
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCapitella Blainville, 1828
Rank Genus
Typetaxon Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCapitella minima Langerhans, 1881 (type by monotypy)
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCapitellidae Grube, 1862
Sources  original description Eisig, H. 1887. Monographie der Capitelliden des Golfes von Neapel und der angrenzenden meeres-abschnitte nebst untersuchungen zur vergleichenden anatomie und physiologie. Fauna und Flora des Golfes von Neapel und der angrenzenden Meeres-Abschnitte, 16: xxvi + 906 pp. + 37 plates., available online at http://dx.doi.org/10.5962/bhl.title.7348
page(s): 290 [details]

source of synonymy Warren, Lynda M. 1991. Problems in capitellid taxonomy. The genera Capitella, Capitomastus and Capitellides (Polychaeta). Ophelia supplement 5 (Systematics, Biology and Morphology of World Polychaeta): 275-282.
page(s): 281 [details]

status source Fauchald, K. 1977. The polychaete worms, definitions and keys to the orders, families and genera. Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County: Los Angeles, CA (USA) Science Series 28:1-188, available online at http://www.vliz.be/imisdocs/publications/123110.pdf
page(s): 33 [details]

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Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCapitomastus aciculatus Hartman, 1959 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCapitella aciculata (Hartman, 1959)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCapitomastus giardi (Mesnil, 1897) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCapitella giardi (Mesnil, 1897)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCapitomastus minima (Langerhans, 1881) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCapitella minima Langerhans, 1881
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCapitomastus minimus (Langerhans, 1881) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCapitella minima Langerhans, 1881
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Link Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSynonymy Fauchald (1977) treated Capitomastus as valid, as did Hartman (1947:400; 1959:153). Warren (1991:281) sunk it into Capitella. [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:146760
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Date   action   by
2005-01-31 08:36:51Z  created  Cuvelier, Daphne
2006-09-07 06:51:43Z  changed  Martinez, Olga
2008-03-26 11:36:43Z  changed  Fauchald, Kristian
2014-02-11 22:21:04Z  changed  Read, Geoffrey
  
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  Citation: Read, G. (2014). Capitomastus Eisig, 1887. 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=146760 on 2014-12-27
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