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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAlvinellidae Desbruyères & Laubier, 1986 
AphiaID: 233985

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 editorTerebellida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTerebellomorpha (Suborder)
Status accepted
Rank Family
Typetaxon Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAlvinella Desbruyères & Laubier, 1980 (type by original designation)
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTerebellomorpha
Synonymised
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  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAlvinellinae Desbruyères & Laubier, 1980 (rank change synonym)
Sources  original description Desbruyères, D. and Laubier, L. 1986. Les Alvinellidae, une famille nouvelle d'annélides polychètes inféodées aux sources hydrothermales sous-marines: systématique, biologie et écologie. Canadian Journal of Zoology, 64(10): 2227-2245. [details]

identification resource Desbruyères, D., M. Segonzac & M. Bright (eds.). 2006. Handbook of Deep-sea Hydrothermal Vent Fauna. Second Edition Denisia 18:1-544. (Copepods 316-355) (Polychaeta 183-296), available online at http://www.landesmuseum.at/datenbanken/digilit/?litnr=23702 [details]

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 Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAlvinella Desbruyères & Laubier, 1980
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParalvinella Desbruyères & Laubier, 1982
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank  
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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat All Alvinellidae are hot hydrothermal vent specialists, and are not found anywhere else. [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:233985
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Date   action   by
2006-08-23 13:24:43Z  created  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2008-03-26 11:36:43Z  changed  Fauchald, Kristian
2010-03-03 00:50:30Z  changed  Read, Geoffrey
2011-09-25 05:33:39Z  changed  Read, Geoffrey
  
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  Citation: Read, G. (2014). Alvinellidae. 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=233985 on 2014-09-30
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