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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScolelepis (Parascolelepis) Maciolek, 1987 
AphiaID: 152336

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 editorCanalipalpata (Infraclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpionida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpioniformia (Suborder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpionidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScolelepis (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScolelepis (Parascolelepis) (Subgenus)
Status accepted
Rank Subgenus
Typetaxon Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNerinides tridentata Southern, 1914 (type by original designation)
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScolelepis Blainville, 1828
Sources  original description Maciolek, Nancy J. 1987. New species and records of Scolelepis (Polychaeta: Spionidae) from the east coast of North America, with a review of the subgenera. Bulletin of the Biological Society of Washington, 7: 16-40.
page(s): 16, 33 [details]

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 Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScolelepis (Parascolelepis) bousfieldi Pettibone, 1963
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScolelepis (Parascolelepis) carrascoi Maciolek, 1986
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScolelepis (Parascolelepis) geniculata Imajima, 1992
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScolelepis (Parascolelepis) gilchristi (Day, 1961)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScolelepis (Parascolelepis) papillosa (Okuda, 1937)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScolelepis (Parascolelepis) quinquedentata (Hartmann-Schröder, 1965)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScolelepis (Parascolelepis) texana Foster, 1971
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScolelepis (Parascolelepis) towra Blake & Kudenov, 1978
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScolelepis (Parascolelepis) tridentata (Southern, 1914)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScolelepis (Parascolelepis) yamaguchii (Imajima, 1959)

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScolelepis (Parascolelepis) globosa Wu & Chen, 1964 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScolelepis (Scolelepis) globosa Wu & Chen, 1964
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution 
From other sources
North Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorUnited Kingdom Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Feedingtypes  deposit feeder: surface [details]
interface feeder [details]
suspension feeder: facultative [details]
Note 
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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNomenclature Maciolek 1987 replaced use of subgenus Nerinides with her new subgenus Parascolelepis. This change of name has been used since, but may have been unnecessary. See taxonomic remarks on Scolelepis (Nerinides). The matter is yet to be clarified in the literature. [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:152336
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Date   action   by
2005-04-11 07:40:04Z  created  Cuvelier, Daphne
2008-03-26 11:36:43Z  changed  Fauchald, Kristian
2012-04-11 04:57:47Z  changed  Read, Geoffrey
  
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  Citation: Read, G. (2015). Scolelepis (Parascolelepis). In: Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2015) World Polychaeta database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=152336 on 2015-08-28
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