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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScolecolepis indica Fauvel, 1928 
AphiaID: 221097

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 editorSpionida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpioniformia (Suborder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpionidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScolecolepis (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScolecolepis indica (Species)
Status Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted (superseded original combination)
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMalacoceros indicus (Fauvel, 1928)
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScolecolepis Malmgren, 1867 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScolelepis Blainville, 1828
Sources  original description Fauvel, P. 1928. Annélides Polychètes nouvelles de l'Inde. II. Bulletin du Muséum d'Histoire Naturelle, Paris, 34(2): 159-165., available online at http://gallica.bnf.fr/ark:/12148/bpt6k5532364m/f41.image.r=Ouest-Eclair.langES [details]

source of synonymy Pettibone, Marian H. 1963. Revision of some genera of polychaete worms of the family Spionidae, including the description of a new species of Scolelepis. Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington, 76: 89-104. [details]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution  Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editortype locality Krusadai Island [details]
From other sources
Mozambique
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMozambique [details]
South Africa
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSouth Africa (country) [details]
Notes 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSpecimen Musée National d'Histoire Naturelle, Paris, POLY TYPE 677 [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTaxonomy Moved to different genus [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Krusadai Island, Gulf of Madras, India [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:221097
Taxonomic
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Date   action   by
1998-09-25 11:57:08Z  created  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2008-03-26 11:36:43Z  changed  Fauchald, Kristian
  
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  Citation: WoRMS (2014). Scolecolepis indica Fauvel, 1928. 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=221097 on 2014-12-18
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