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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVirchowia Langerhans, 1879 
AphiaID: 155402

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 editorAutolytinae (Subfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorProcerini (Tribe) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVirchowia (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Typetaxon Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVirchowia clavata Langerhans, 1879 (type by monotypy)
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorProcerini Nygren, 2004
Synonymised
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  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAutosyllis Imajima & Hartman, 1964 (subjective synonym)
Sources  original description Langerhans, Paul. (1879). Die Wurmfauna von Madeira [part I]. Zeitschrift für wissenschaftliche Zoologie. 32(4): 513-592, plates XXXI-XXXIII., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/45240780#page/581/mode/1up
page(s): 582 [details] [full text]

redescription Nygren, A. (2004). Revision of Autolytinae (Syllidae: Polychaeta). Zootaxa. 680: 1-314., available online at http://www.mapress.com/zootaxa/2004f/z00680f.pdf
page(s): 79-80 [details]

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 Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVirchowia branchiata (Averincev, 1972)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVirchowia clavata Langerhans, 1879
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVirchowia japonica (Imajima & Hartman, 1964)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVirchowia longipharyngea (Hartmann-Schröder, 1989)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVirchowia pectinans (Hartmann-Schröder, 1983)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVirchowia spirifer (Augener, 1913)
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Link Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank  
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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology The genus is dedicated to Rudolf Ludwig Carl Virchow (b. Schivelbein, Pomerania, Kingdom of Prussia, 13 October 1821 - d. Berlin, German Empire, 5 September 1902), a German physician, anthropologist, pathologist, prehistorian, biologist, writer, editor, and politian.  [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:155402
Taxonomic
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Date   action   by
2005-04-27 08:17:47Z  created  Appeltans, Ward
2006-01-25 15:50:31Z  changed  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2007-02-26 14:06:19Z  checked  Musco, Luigi
2007-04-03 09:39:46Z  checked  Musco, Luigi
2008-03-05 09:00:37Z  changed  Decock, Wim
2008-03-26 11:36:43Z  changed  Fauchald, Kristian
2014-04-26 13:23:10Z  changed  Gil, João
2015-05-01 18:29:57Z  changed  Gil, João
  
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  Citation: Gil, J. (2015). Virchowia Langerhans, 1879. 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=155402 on 2015-05-28
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