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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphitrite vesiculosa Montagu, 1813 
AphiaID: 155022

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 editorTerebellida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTerebellomorpha (Suborder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTerebellidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTerebellinae (Subfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphitrite (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphitrite vesiculosa (Species)
Status Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted (superseded original combination)
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMegalomma vesiculosum (Montagu, 1813)
Rank Species
Typetaxon of  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMegalomma Johansson, 1926
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphitrite Müller, 1771
Orig. name Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphitrite vesiculosa Montagu, 1813
Sources  original description Montagu, George. (1813 [not 1815]). Descriptions of several new or rare animals, principally marine, discovered on the South coast of Devonshire. Transactions of the Linnean Society of London. 11(1): 1-26, pl. 1-5., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/756542
page(s): 19 & plate 5, fig.1 [details] [full text]

source of synonymy Hartman, Olga. (1959). Catalogue of the Polychaetous Annelids of the World. Parts 1 and 2. Allan Hancock Foundation Occasional Paper. 23: 1-628. [details]

source of synonymy Johansson, Karl Erik 1927. Beiträge zur Kenntnis der Polychaeten-Familien Hermellidae Sabellidae und Serpulidae. Zoologiska bidrag från Uppsala, 11: 1-184. [details]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Specimen  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNeotype NMW NMW.Z1995.024 [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (34 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Notes 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNeotype Type of Megalomma. Knight-Jones (1997:414) designates a neotype but it is not clear why this is necessary. She gives no comment on the information known about the holotype. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Original type locality was Kingsbridge estuary, Devon. Neotype type locality: St Anthony, Devon, UK, 50 9' 0" N 5 0' 0" W, (50.15, -5), low tide [details]

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTaxonomy Moved to different genus [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:155022
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2005-04-22 07:56:35Z  created  Appeltans, Ward
2008-03-26 11:36:43Z  changed  Fauchald, Kristian
2013-10-05 02:49:14Z  changed  Read, Geoffrey
2016-03-09 22:07:41Z  changed  Read, Geoffrey
  
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  Citation: Read, G. (2016). Amphitrite vesiculosa Montagu, 1813. In: Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2016) World Polychaeta database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=155022 on 2016-05-27
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