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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorThalassematinae Forbes & Goodsir, 1841 
AphiaID: 234514

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 editorEchiura (Subclass) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEchiuroidea (Order) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEchiurida (Suborder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchiuridae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorThalassematinae (Subfamily)
Status alternate representation (subfamily-level rank, '-inae' spelling)
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorThalassematidae Forbes & Goodsir, 1841
Rank Subfamily
Typetaxon Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorThalassema Pallas, 1774 (type by original designation)
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchiuridae Quatrefages, 1847
Sources  original description Forbes, E., Goodsir, J. (1841). On the natural history and anatomy of Thalassema and Echiurus. Edinburgh New Philosophical Journal. 30: 369–378., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/52042#page/399/mode/1up
page(s): 369. [details]

status source Nishikawa, T. (1998). Nomenclatural remarks on the family-group names of the Phylum Echiura. Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington. 111(2): 249–256., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/109906#page/271/mode/1up [details]

status source Stephen, A. C., Edmonds, S. J. (1972). The Phyla Sipuncula and Echiura. Trustees of the British Museum (Natural History), London. [details]

status source Goto, R. (2016). A comprehensive molecular phylogeny of spoon worms (Echiura, Annelida): implications for morphological evolution, the origin of dwarf males, and habitat shifts. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution. 99: 247-260., available online at http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1055790316000713
note: Treated as a family separate from Echiuridae [details]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Link Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank  
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:234514
Edit history
Date   action   by
2006-11-23 15:46:51Z  created  Charbonneau, Danny
2013-10-25 13:58:12Z  checked  Pilger, John F.
2017-07-25 02:33:01Z  changed  Tanaka, Masaatsu
2017-08-15 08:38:31Z  changed  Tanaka, Masaatsu
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  Citation: Tanaka, M.; Pilger, John F. (2017). Thalassematinae Forbes & Goodsir, 1841. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=234514 on 2017-09-23
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