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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorExogone pusilla Dujardin, 1851 
AphiaID: 155295

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 editorExogoninae (Subfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorExogone (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorExogone pusilla (Species)
Status Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted (superseded original combination)
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBrania pusilla (Dujardin, 1851)
Rank Species
Typetaxon of  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBrania Quatrefages, 1866
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorExogone Örsted, 1845
Orig. name Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorExogone pusilla Dujardin, 1851
Sources  original description Dujardin, F. (1851). Note sur une annélide (Exogone pusilla) qui porte a la fois ses oeufs et ses spermatozoïdes. Annales des Sciences Naturelles, Paris. Série 3, 15: 298-301, plate 5 figs. 9-10., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/48051#page/306/mode/1up
page(s): 299-300, plate 5 figs. 9-10 [details]

new combination reference Hartman, Olga. (1959). Catalogue of the Polychaetous Annelids of the World. Parts 1 and 2. Allan Hancock Foundation Occasional Paper. 23: 1-628.
page(s): 201, 206; note: new combination as Brania [details]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editortype locality Saint-Malo [details]
Link Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo PESI 
Notes 
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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDepth range Probably intertidal to shallow water. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Northeast Atlantic Ocean: Saint-Malo (France).  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology The specific epithet pusilla is the feminine of the Latin adjective pusillus, meaning 'very little' or 'very small', and refers to the small size of the species, "longue de 4 millimètres seulement" (Dujardin, 1851: 299).  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat Unknown.  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTaxonomy Moved to different genus.  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Northeast Atlantic Ocean, English Channel, coast of Saint-Malo (France) (geocoordinates not provided, estimated with gazetteer to be approximately lat. 48.653º, long. -2.028º).  [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:155295
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2005-04-25 07:40:18Z  created  Appeltans, Ward
2007-03-29 10:21:37Z  checked  Musco, Luigi
2008-03-26 11:36:43Z  changed  Fauchald, Kristian
2015-05-02 21:42:09Z  changed  Gil, João
  
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  Citation: Gil, J. (2015). Exogone pusilla Dujardin, 1851. In: Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2015) World Polychaeta database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=155295 on 2015-07-30
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