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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEphesia gracilis Rathke, 1843 
AphiaID: 155012

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 editorPhyllodocida incertae sedis (Suborder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSphaerodoridae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEphesia (Genus)
Status Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted (superseded original combination)
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSphaerodorum gracilis (Rathke, 1843)
Rank Species
Typetaxon of  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEphesia Rathke, 1843
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEphesia Rathke, 1843 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSphaerodorum Örsted, 1843
Sources  original description Rathke H. (1843). Beiträge zur fauna Norwegens. Verhandlungen Kaiserlichen Leopoldinisch-Carolinischen Akademie Naturforscher, Breslau, 20, 1, pp. 1-264, 264b, 264c; 12 pls., available online at http://dx.doi.org/10.5962/bhl.title.11613 [details]

source of synonymy Fauchald, K. 1974. Sphaerodoridae (Polychaeta: Errantia) from world-wide areas. Journal of Natural History, 8: 257-289. [details]

source of synonymy Pettibone, Marian H. 1956. Marine polychaete worms from Labrador. Proceedings of the United States National Museum, 105(3361): 531-584. [details]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution 
From other sources
North Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth Sea [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (114 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Annelid Collection 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Notes 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTaxonomy Moved to different genus [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Atlantic Ocean, Norway [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:155012
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2005-04-22 07:56:35Z  created  Appeltans, Ward
2008-03-26 11:36:43Z  changed  Fauchald, Kristian
2014-04-23 21:59:12Z  changed  Read, Geoffrey
  
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  Citation: Read, G. (2014). Ephesia gracilis Rathke, 1843. 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=155012 on 2014-08-21
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