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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmblyosyllis rhombeata Grube, 1857 
AphiaID: 155293

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 editorNereidiformia (Suborder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSyllidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEusyllinae (Subfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmblyosyllis (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Typetaxon of  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmblyosyllis Grube, 1857
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmblyosyllis Grube, 1857
Sources  original description Grube, A.E.. (1857 (pub. 1858)). Annulata Örstediana. Enumeratio Annulatorum, quae in itinere per Indiam occidentalem et Americam centralem annis 1845-1848 suscepto legit cl. A. S. Örsted, adjectis speciebus nonnullis a cl. H. Kröyero in itinere ad Americam meridionalem collectis. [Part 2]. Videnskabelige Meddelelser fra Dansk Naturhistorisk Forening i Köbenhavn. 158-186., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/35800010
page(s): 186 [details]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editortype locality Virgin Islands [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (5 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo PESI 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Notes 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDepth range About 7 m (4 fathoms).  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Caribbean Sea.  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology The specific epithet rhombeata makes reference to the rhomboid and trapezoid shape of the segments of the species.  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Caribbean Sea, U.S. Virgin Islands, St. Croix Island (geocoordinates not provided, but estimated with map to be approximately lat. 17.75º, long. -64.75º).  [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:155293
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2005-04-25 07:40:18Z  created  Appeltans, Ward
2007-03-29 10:21:37Z  checked  Musco, Luigi
2007-05-10 13:35:34Z  changed  Musco, Luigi
2008-03-26 11:36:43Z  changed  Fauchald, Kristian
  
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  Citation: WoRMS (2014). Amblyosyllis rhombeata Grube, 1857. 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=155293 on 2014-09-22
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