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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHesione genetta Grube, 1866 
AphiaID: 209727

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 editorHesioninae (Subfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHesionini (Tribe) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHesione (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHesione Savigny in Lamarck, 1818
Sources  original description Grube, A.E. 1866. Neue anneliden aus den Gattungen Eunice, Hesione, LamprophaĆ«s, und Travisia. Schles.gesellschaft fur vaterlandische cultur Breslau Jahresber., 44: 64-66. [details]

source of synonymy Day, J.H. 1962. Polychaeta from several localities in the western Indian Ocean. Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London, 139(4): 627-656., available online at http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1469-7998.1962.tb01597.x [details]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution 
From other sources
Madagascar
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMadagascar [details]
Links 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 also occurs in Pacific Ocean, California, Samoa, Gambier Islands, Philippine Islands, Indian Ocean and Sri Lanka (Fauvel,1953). [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Pacific Ocean, Samoa [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:209727
Taxonomic
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Date   action   by
2000-09-05 11:28:13Z  created  Govaerts, Ann
2008-03-26 11:36:43Z  changed  Fauchald, Kristian
  
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  Citation: WoRMS (2014). Hesione genetta Grube, 1866. In: Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2014) World Polychaeta database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=209727 on 2014-08-28
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