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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOpisthosyllis laevis Day, 1957 
AphiaID: 209746

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 Day, J.H. 1957. The Polychaete Fauna of South Africa. Part 4. New species and records from Natal and Moçambique. Annals of the Natal Museum, 14(1): 59-129., available online at http://content.ajarchive.org/cdm4/document.php?CISOROOT=/03040798&CISOPTR=841&REC=18 [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]
Mozambique
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMozambique [details]
Red Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorRed Sea [details]
Link Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Note 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Indian Ocean, Mozambique [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:209746
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
1997-08-26 11:57:53Z  created  Vanden Berghe, Edward
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 laevis Day, 1957. 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=209746 on 2014-10-01
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