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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOpisthosyllis longicirrata Monro, 1939 
AphiaID: 209744

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 editorSyllidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOpisthosyllis (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOpisthosyllis Langerhans, 1879
Sources  original description Monro, Charles C. A. 1939. On some tropical polychaetes in the British Museum, mostly collected by Dr. C. Crossland at Zanzibar, Tahiti and the Marquesas. I. Families Amphinomidae to Phylldocidae. Annals and Magazine of Natural History, Ser. 11, 4: 161-184. [details]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution 
From other sources
Red Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorRed Sea [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 GenBank (2 nucleotides; 0 proteins) 
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 editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDepth range Intertidal and shallow depths.  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Indo-Pacific, Tahiti, Maldive Archipelago, Red Sea to Suez, Japan, Australia (New South Wales, Western Australia). [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat Among dead corals and algae.  [details]

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSpecimen The Natural History Museum, London [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Indian Ocean, Maldives; Red Sea and Tahiti [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:209744
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2000-09-05 11:28:13Z  created  Govaerts, Ann
2006-07-13 10:07:35Z  changed  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2008-03-26 11:36:43Z  changed  Fauchald, Kristian
  
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  Citation: WoRMS (2014). Opisthosyllis longicirrata Monro, 1939. 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=209744 on 2014-09-20
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