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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMicrophthalmus hamosus Westheide, 1982 
AphiaID: 157488

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 editorHesionidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMicrophthalminae (Subfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMicrophthalmus (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMicrophthalmus hamosus (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMicrophthalmus Mecznikow, 1865
Sources  original description Westheide, W (1982). Microphthalmus hamosus sp.n. (Polychaeta, Hesionidae)—an Example of Evolution Leading from the Interstitial Fauna to a Macrofaunal lnterspecific Relationship. Zoologica Scripta 11 (3), 189–193.  [details]

original description Westheide, Wilfried 1982. Microphthalmus hamosus sp.n. (Polychaeta, Hesionidae) - an example of evolution leading from the interstitial fauna to a macrofaunal interspecific relationship. Zoologica Scripta, 11(3): 189-193. [details]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editortype locality Florida [details]
From other sources
Gulf of Mexico
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Mexico [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth West Atlantic [details]
United States
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorFlorida [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth Carolina [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (1 publication) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Annelid Collection 
Notes 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Western Atlantic: North Carolina to the Gulf of Mexico [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Florida [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:157488
Taxonomic
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Date   action   by
2005-05-23 07:30:30Z  created  Cuvelier, Daphne
2008-03-26 11:36:43Z  changed  Fauchald, Kristian
  
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  Citation: WoRMS (2014). Microphthalmus hamosus Westheide, 1982. In: Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2014) World Polychaeta database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=157488 on 2014-12-27
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