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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEpigamia alexandri (Malmgren, 1867) 
AphiaID: 238180

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 editorNereidiformia (Suborder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSyllidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAutolytinae (Subfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAutolytini (Tribe) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEpigamia (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEpigamia alexandri (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEpigamia Nygren, 2004
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAutolytus alexandri Malmgren, 1867 (superseded original combination)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAutolytus longeferiens Saint Joseph, 1887
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAutolytus longigula Verrill, 1881
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAutolytus newtoni Malmgren, 1867
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAutolytus paradoxus Saint Joseph, 1887
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAutolytus verrilli Marenzeller, 1892
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorProceraea rzhavskyi Britayev & San Martín, 2001
Sources  redescription Nygren, A. (2004). Revision of Autolytinae (Syllidae: Polychaeta). Zootaxa. 680: 1-314., available online at http://www.mapress.com/zootaxa/2004f/z00680f.pdf
page(s): 165-168, fig. 83A-G [details]

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Environment marine
Fossil range recent only
Distribution  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editortype locality Russian Exclusive economic Zone [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editortype locality New England (USA) [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editortype locality Dinard [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editortype locality Spitsbergen [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editortype locality Davis Strait [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editortype locality Rhode Island [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
From other sources
Aegean Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGreek Aegean [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Bay of Fundy
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCobscook Bay [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Beaufort Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBeaufort Sea [details]
English Channel
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBaie de la Seine [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEnglish Channel [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGolfe Normanno-Breton [details]
France
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorRoscoff [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorWimereux [details]
Gulf of Saint Lawrence
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of St. Lawrence [details]
Italy
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth West Italy [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Mediterranean Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEast Mediterranean [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorWest Mediterranean [details]
Mediterranean Sea - Eastern Basin
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGreek Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEuropean waters (ERMS scope) [details]
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 [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPortuguese Exclusive Economic Zone [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorUnited Kingdom Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
North Pacific Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth Pacific [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
United Kingdom
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPlymouth [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSouth Coast of England [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorWest Coast of England [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCanadian Exclusive Economic Zone [Arctic part] [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCanadian Exclusive Economic Zone [Pacific part] [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorFAO fishing area 67 [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth East Pacific [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSpanish Exclusive Economic Zone [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (3 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (4 nucleotides; 3 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo PESI 
Notes 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDepth range Sublittoral.  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiagnosis Epigamia with a DDU-group posterior to chaetiger 27, a much convoluted pharynx, and a trepan with 1 large tooth alternating with 2-4 much smaller teeth.  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Arctic, North Atlantic as south as Gulf of Mexico, North Pacific as south as Mednyy Island (Russia) and State of Washington (USA).  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat Amongst hydroids.  [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:238180
Taxonomic
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2007-03-12 09:17:28Z  created  Musco, Luigi
  
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  Citation: WoRMS (2014). Epigamia alexandri (Malmgren, 1867). 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=238180 on 2014-12-25
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