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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDrepanophorus lankesteri 
AphiaID: 159495

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNemertea (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEnopla (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHoplonemertea (Subclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolystilifera (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorReptantia (Suborder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDrepanophoridae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDrepanophorus (Genus)
Status Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted (synonym)
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHubrechtonemertes lankesteri (Hubrecht, 1887) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPunnettia lankesteri (Hubrecht, 1887)
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDrepanophorus
Sources 
source of synonymy Gibson, R. (2005) Nemertina DB. Liverpool John Moore University, UK [details]

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Distribution 
From other sources
North Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Maine [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth West Atlantic [details]
Link Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (13 publications) 
Notes 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDiet generally for group, they are carnivorous; in some cases only the body juices are ingested but the whole prey may be taken in. feed on protozoans, other microfauna and at times prey their own size [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Bay of Fundy to Cape Hatteras [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat benthic, living under rocks or in burrows in soft substrata, or crawling among algae, hydroids, or in bottom debris [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorReproduction sexes are separate; fertilization is external for most species. Asexual reproduction also occurs by fragmentation [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorremark species fragment easily when handled [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:159495
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2005-05-30 08:27:04Z  created  Claus, Simon
2005-07-18 07:07:26Z  changed  Gibson, Raymond
  
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  Citation: Gibson, R. (2014). Drepanophorus lankesteri. In: Norenburg, J.; Gibson, R. (2014) World Nemertea database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=159495 on 2014-10-25
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