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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBengalus Biseswar, 2006 
AphiaID: 264900

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnnelida (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolychaeta (Class) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEchiura (Subclass) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEchiuroidea (Order) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBonelliida (Suborder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBonelliidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBengalus (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Typetaxon Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBengalus longiductus Biseswar, 2006 (type by original designation)
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBonelliidae Lacaze-Duthiers, 1858
Orig. name Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBengalus Biseswar, 2006
Sources  original description Biseswar, Ramlall. (2006). Additions to the deep-sea echiuran (Echiura) fauna of the North-East Atlantic. Zoosystema. 28(4), 853-864., available online at http://sciencepress.mnhn.fr/en/periodiques/zoosystema/28/4
page(s): 858 [details]

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 Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBengalus longiductus Biseswar, 2006
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Notes 
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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology author: "named after the BENGAL cruises that were undertaken in the Porcupine Abyssal Plain in the North-East Atlantic." [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGrammatical gender Bengalus is evidently masculine (adjectival agreement). [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:264900
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Date   action   by
2008-01-04 11:36:57Z  created  van der Land, Jacob
2016-09-18 21:56:01Z  changed  Read, Geoffrey
  
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  Citation: Read, G. (2016). Bengalus Biseswar, 2006. In: Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2016). World Polychaeta database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=264900 on 2016-12-09
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