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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Status Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted (superseded subsequent combination)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
Orig. name Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScolelepis indica Fauvel, 1928
Source  basis of record Day, J.H.; Morgans, J.F.C. (1956). The Ecology of South African estuaries. Part 7. The Biology of Durban Bay. Annals of the Natal Museum. 13(3): 259-312, plate IV., available online at http://content.ajarchive.org/cdm4/document.php?CISOROOT=/03040798&CISOPTR=853&REC=17 [details]

Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution 
From editor or global species database
South Africa
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDurban Bay [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 editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNomenclature Scolecolepis is strictly a misspelling of Scolelepis but has its own authorship. Hence this usage by Day & Morgans for Scolelepis indica is treated as a subsequent combination [details]

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]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:221097
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
1998-09-25 11:57:08Z  created  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2008-03-26 11:36:43Z  changed  Fauchald, Kristian
2016-01-17 22:46:36Z  changed  Gil, João
2016-11-02 01:15:10Z  changed  Read, Geoffrey
  
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  Citation: Read, G.; Gil, J. (2016). Scolecolepis indica (Fauvel, 1928). In: Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2016). World Polychaeta database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=221097 on 2016-12-04
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