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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScoloplos (Scoloplos) Blainville, 1828 
AphiaID: 154950

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 editorOrbiniidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScoloplos (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScoloplos (Scoloplos) (Subgenus)
Status alternate representation (superseded nominal subgenus)
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScoloplos Blainville, 1828
Rank Subgenus
Typetaxon Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLumbricus armiger Müller, 1776 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScoloplos armiger (Müller, 1776) (type by monotypy)
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScoloplos Blainville, 1828
Orig. name Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScoloplos Blainville, 1828
Sources 
status source Blake, James A. (2000). A new genus and species of polychaete worm (Family Orbiniidae) from methane seeps in the Gulf of Mexico, with a review of the systematics and phylogenetic interrelationships of the genera of Orbiniidae. Cahiers de Biologie Marine. 41(4): 435-450., available online at http://application.sb-roscoff.fr/cbm/
note: Leodamas raised to full genus, therefore nominal subgenus Scoloplos becomes superfluous [details]

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 Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScoloplos (Scoloplos) acmeceps Chamberlin, 1919
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScoloplos (Scoloplos) capensis (Day, 1961)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScoloplos (Scoloplos) difficilis Day, 1977
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScoloplos (Scoloplos) ehlersi Blake, 1985
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScoloplos (Scoloplos) marsupialis (Southern, 1921)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScoloplos (Scoloplos) spinigerus Gallardo, 1968
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScoloplos (Scoloplos) texana (Maciolek & Holland, 1978)

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScoloplos (Scoloplos) acutissimus Hartmann-Schröder, 1991 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScoloplos acutissimus Hartmann-Schröder, 1991
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScoloplos (Scoloplos) armiger (Müller, 1776) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScoloplos armiger (Müller, 1776)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScoloplos (Scoloplos) dayi Hartmann-Schröder, 1980 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScoloplos dayi Hartmann-Schröder, 1980
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScoloplos (Scoloplos) dayi Pettibone, 1957 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScolaricia dubia (Day, 1955)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScoloplos (Scoloplos) pugettensis Pettibone, 1957 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeitoscoloplos pugettensis (Pettibone, 1957)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScoloplos (Scoloplos) riseri Pettibone, 1957 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOrbinia riseri (Pettibone, 1957)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScoloplos (Scoloplos) schmitti Pettibone, 1957 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCalifia schmitti (Pettibone, 1957)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScoloplos (Scoloplos) simplex (Hutchings, 1974) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScoloplos simplex (Hutchings, 1974)
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Notes 
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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClassification nominal Scoloplos (Scoloplos) subgenus is now disused, subsequent to elevation of Leodamas as a full genus [details]

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Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editordescription Species with first branchiae on setigers 8-10 or later; without emerging notacicula in posterior setigers [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:154950
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Date   action   by
2005-04-21 14:12:09Z  created  Appeltans, Ward
2008-03-26 11:36:43Z  changed  Fauchald, Kristian
2017-08-23 02:25:03Z  changed  Read, Geoffrey
  
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  Citation: Read, G. (2017). Scoloplos (Scoloplos) Blainville, 1828. In: Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2017). World Polychaeta database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=154950 on 2017-09-21
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