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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBylgia elegans Théel, 1879 
AphiaID: 155227

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 editorAphroditiformia (Suborder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolynoidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolynoinae (Subfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBylgia (Genus)
Status Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted (synonym)
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBylgides elegans (Théel, 1879)
Rank Species
Typetaxon of  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBylgides Chamberlin, 1919
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBylgia Theél, 1879 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBylgides Chamberlin, 1919
Sources  original description Théel, Hjalmar J. 1879. Les Annélides Polychètes des mers de la Nouvelle-Zemble. Kungliga Svenska Vetenskapsakademiens Handlingar, 16(3): 1-75., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/105425#page/135/mode/1up [details]

source of synonymy Chamberlin, Ralph V. 1919. The Annelida Polychaeta [Albatross Expeditions]. Memoirs of the Museum of Comparative Zoology at Harvard College, 48: 1-514., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/ia/memoirsofmuseumo4801harv [details]

source of synonymy Fauchald, K. 1977. The polychaete worms, definitions and keys to the orders, families and genera. Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County: Los Angeles, CA (USA) Science Series 28:1-188, available online at http://www.vliz.be/imisdocs/publications/123110.pdf [details]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Notes 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpecimen Swedish Museum of Natural History, Stockholm [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTaxonomy Original genus name pre-occupied [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Arctic Ocean, Novaya Zemlya [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:155227
Taxonomic
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Date   action   by
2005-04-25 07:40:18Z  created  Appeltans, Ward
2008-03-26 11:36:43Z  changed  Fauchald, Kristian
  
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  Citation: Fauchald, K. (2014). Bylgia elegans Théel, 1879. 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=155227 on 2014-09-16
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