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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmpharete cirrata Webster & Benedict, 1887 
AphiaID: 159917

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 editorTerebellida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTerebellomorpha (Suborder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmpharetidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmpharetinae (Subfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmpharete (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmpharete cirrata (Species)
Status Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted (subjective synonym)
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmpharete acutifrons (Grube, 1860)
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmpharete Malmgren, 1866
Sources  original description Webster, Henry E. and Benedict, James E. 1887. The Annelida Chaetopoda, from Eastport, Maine. Annual Report of the United States Commission of Fish and Fisheries, Washington, 1885: 707-758. [details]

source of synonymy Hartman, Olga. (1959). Catalogue of the Polychaetous Annelids of the World. Parts 1 and 2. Allan Hancock Foundation Occasional Paper. 23: 1-628. [details]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editortype locality Gulf of Maine [details]
From other sources
Bay of Fundy
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCobscook Bay [details]
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 USNM Invertebrate Zoology Annelid Collection 
Notes 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSpecimen Smithsonian Institution, Washington (USNM) [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTaxonomy Questionably synonym of species listed [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTaxonomy Subfamily: Ampharetinae, according to Trott (2004). [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Atlantic Ocean off Maine [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:159917
Taxonomic
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Date   action   by
2005-05-30 12:28:25Z  created  Appeltans, Ward
2008-03-26 11:36:43Z  changed  Fauchald, Kristian
  
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  Citation: WoRMS (2014). Ampharete cirrata Webster & Benedict, 1887. 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=159917 on 2014-12-27
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