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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLepidametria commensalis Webster, 1879 
AphiaID: 236706

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 editorErrantia (Subclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPhyllodocida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAphroditiformia (Suborder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolynoidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLepidametria (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLepidametria commensalis (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLepidametria Webster, 1879
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAntinoe parasitica Webster, 1879 (subjective synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLepidasthenia commensalis (Webster, 1879)
Sources  original description Webster, Henry E. 1879. The Annelida Chaetopoda of the Virginian coast. Transactions Albany Institute New York, 9: 202-272. [details]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editormany-scaled worm [from synonym]  [details]
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editortype locality Virginia [details]
From other sources
Bay of Fundy
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCobscook Bay [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Gulf of Mexico
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Mexico [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Maine [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth West Atlantic [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (30 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Annelid Collection 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Notes 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpecimen Smithsonian Institution, Washington (USNM) [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Virginia [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:236706
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2007-01-23 08:53:40Z  created  Barnich, Ruth
2008-03-26 11:36:43Z  changed  Fauchald, Kristian
  
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  Citation: Fauchald, K. (2014). Lepidametria commensalis Webster, 1879. 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=236706 on 2014-12-27
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