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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPsamathe Johnston, 1836 
AphiaID: 152248

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)
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Typetaxon of  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPsamathini
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPsamathini
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorKefersteinia Quatrefages, 1866 (subjective synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPsammate [auctt. misspelling] (lapsus)
Sources  original description Johnston, George. 1836. Art. IV. Illustrations in British Zoology. Cl. Annelides, Ord. Errantes, Fam Nereides. Genus Psa'mathe. Magazine of natural history and journal of zoology, botany, mineralogy, geology and meteorology [conducted by J. C. Loudon] 9: 14-17 , available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/2293068
page(s): 14 [details]

status source Pleijel, Fredrik 1998. Phylogeny and classification of Hesionidae (Polychaeta). Zoologica Scripta, 27(2): 89-163, 38 figures, 7 tables.
page(s): 122 [details]

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 Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPsamathe ancuda (Wesenberg-Lund, 1962)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPsamathe fauveli (Averincev, 1962)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPsamathe fusca Johnston, 1836
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPsamathe haploseta (Perkins, 1984)

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPsamathe cirrhata Keferstein, 1862 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorKefersteinia cirrata (Keferstein, 1862)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPsamathe crinita Haswell, 1886 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGyptis crinita (Haswell, 1886)
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHomonymy Psamathe Johnston, 1836 is valid as Psamathe Rafinesque, 1814 in Isopoda is a nomen nudum fide Holthius (1954) and Nomenclator Zoologicus, and Psamathe Philippi 1840 in Copepoda is junior. Pleijel (1998:124) discusses this matter. [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:152248
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2005-04-08 14:15:32Z  created  Cuvelier, Daphne
2008-03-04 06:49:09Z  changed  Decock, Wim
2008-03-26 11:36:43Z  changed  Fauchald, Kristian
  
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  Citation: WoRMS (2014). Psamathe. 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=152248 on 2014-07-11
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