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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHelicosiphon platyspira Knight-Jones, 1978 
AphiaID: 212956

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 editorSabellida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSerpulidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpirorbinae (Subfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRomanchellini (Tribe) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHelicosiphon (Genus)
Status Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted (superseded original combination)
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorKnightjonesia platyspira (P. Knight-Jones, 1978)
Rank Species
Typetaxon of  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorKnightjonesia Pillai, 2009
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHelicosiphon Gravier, 1907
Sources  original description Knight-Jones, Phyllis 1978. New Spirorbidae (Polychaeta: sedentaria) from the East Pacific, Atlantic, Indian and southern oceans. Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society, London, 64(3): 201-240. [details]

source of synonymy Pillai, T.G. 2009. Knightjonesia, a new genus (Polychaeta: Spirorbidae) with a winged opercular peduncle, and its taxonomy. Zootaxa 2059: 46–50. [details]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Note 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Indian Ocean, Marion Island [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:212956
Taxonomic
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Date   action   by
1998-10-22 06:18:06Z  created  Fondo, Esther
2006-07-17 10:41:03Z  changed  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2008-03-26 11:36:43Z  changed  Fauchald, Kristian
2009-07-30 08:27:22Z  changed  ten Hove, Harry
  
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  Citation: ten Hove, H. (2014). Helicosiphon platyspira Knight-Jones, 1978. 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=212956 on 2014-10-21
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