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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMercierella enigmatica Fauvel, 1923 
AphiaID: 155394

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 editorSabellida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSerpulidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMercierella (Genus)
Status Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted (superseded original combination)
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFicopomatus enigmaticus (Fauvel, 1923)
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMercierella Fauvel, 1923 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFicopomatus Southern, 1921
Sources  original description Fauvel, P. 1923. Un nouveau serpulien d'eau saumatre Merceriella n.g., enigmatica n.sp. Bulletin de la Société Zoologique de France, 47: 424-430. [details]

status source Hove, Harry A. ten and Weerdenburg, J. C. A. 1978. A generic revision of the brackish-water serpulid Ficopomatus Southern 1921 (Polychaeta: Serpulinae), including Mercierella Fauvel 1923, Sphaeropomatus Treadwell 1934, Mercierellopsis Rioja 1945 and Neopomatus Pillai 1960. Biological Bulletin.Marine Biological Laboratory, Woods Hole 154: 96-120. [details]

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Environment marine, brackish, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution 
From other sources
North Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPortuguese Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorUnited Kingdom Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSpanish Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (19 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo PESI 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Annelid Collection 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Note 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAuthority Not found in ZR (1923). ZR (1934) mentioned Mercierella enigmatica Fauvel (without brackets), but not as new to science. [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:155394
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2005-04-27 08:17:47Z  created  Appeltans, Ward
2008-03-13 13:29:12Z  changed  Fauchald, Kristian
2008-03-26 11:36:43Z  changed  Fauchald, Kristian
2011-02-04 20:55:47Z  changed  ten Hove, Harry
2014-03-01 22:42:43Z  changed  Read, Geoffrey
  
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  Citation: Read, G.; ten Hove, H. (2014). Mercierella enigmatica Fauvel, 1923. 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=155394 on 2014-04-17
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