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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpiochaetopterus oculatus Webster, 1879 
AphiaID: 157575

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 editorChaetopteridae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpiochaetopterus (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpiochaetopterus oculatus (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpiochaetopterus M Sars, 1856
Orig. name Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpiochaetopterus oculatus Webster, 1879
Sources  original description Webster, H.E. (1879). The Annelida Chaetopoda of the Virginian coast. Transactions of the Albany Institute. 9: 202-269, plates I-XI., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/137886#page/216/mode/1up
page(s): 247 [details]

source of synonymy Gitay, A. (1969). A contribution to the revision of Spiochaetopterus (Chaetopteridae, Polychaeta). Sarsia. 37: 9-20.
note: placed S. oculatus as subspecies of S. costarum [details]

status source Bhaud, Michel R. (1998). Species of Spiochaetopterus (Polychaeta, Chaetopteridae) in the Atlantic-Mediterranean biogeographic area. Sarsia. 83: 243-263., available online at http://www.vliz.be/imisdocs/publications/32138.pdf
page(s): 258; note: ranked as valid species [details]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editortype locality Virginia [details]
From other sources
Caribbean Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAruba [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBonaire [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCaribbean Sea [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCuraƧao [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth West Atlantic [details]
Trinidad and Tobago
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTrinidad and Tobago [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (23 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Annelid Collection 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Notes 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution southern Gaspe waters (Baie des Chaleurs, Gaspe Bay to American, Orphan and Bradelle banks; eastern boundary: eastern Bradelle Valley) [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat circalittoral of the Gulf and estuary [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTaxonomy Status changed [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Atlantic Ocean, Virginia [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:157575
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2005-05-23 07:30:30Z  created  Cuvelier, Daphne
2008-03-26 11:36:43Z  changed  Fauchald, Kristian
2015-12-31 08:43:27Z  changed  Read, Geoffrey
  
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  Citation: Read, G. (2015). Spiochaetopterus oculatus Webster, 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=157575 on 2016-09-29
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