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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNereis viridis Johnston, 1840 
AphiaID: 155336

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 editorNereididae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNereidinae (Subfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNereis (Genus)
Status Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted (basionym)
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHediste diversicolor (O.F. Müller, 1776)
Rank Species
Typetaxon of  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEulalia Savigny, 1818
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNereis Linnaeus, 1758
Sources  original description Johnston, George 1840. Miscellanea Zoologica. Contributions towards a history of Irish Annelids (1). Annals and Magazine of Natural History, Ser. 1, 5: 168-179,9 figures. [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]

source of synonymy Fauchald, Kristian (2007). World Register of Polychaeta, available online at http://www.marinespecies.org/polychaeta [details]

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

source of synonymy McIntosh, W.C. 1908. A monograph of British Annelids. Ray Society of London, II. Part I. Polychaeta. Nephthydidae to Syllidae: 1-232., available online at http://www.archive.org/details/monographBritis2McInA [details]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (73 publications) 
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, Europe [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:155336
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2005-04-26 14:14:28Z  created  Appeltans, Ward
2008-03-26 07:46:44Z  changed  Decock, Wim
2008-03-26 11:36:43Z  changed  Fauchald, Kristian
  
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  Citation: WoRMS (2014). Nereis viridis Johnston, 1840. 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=155336 on 2014-08-29
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