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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOsedax frankpressi Rouse, Goffredi & Vrijenhoek, 2004 
AphiaID: 265979

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 editorSabellida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSiboglinidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOsedax (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOsedax frankpressi (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOsedax Rouse, Goffredi & Vrijenhoek, 2004
Sources  original description Rouse, G.W.; Goffredi, S.K.; and Vrijenhoek, R.C. 2004. Osedax: bone-eating marine worms with dwarf males. Science (Washington D C), 305(5684):668-671, available online at http://dx.doi.org/10.1126/science.1098650 [details]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution  Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editortype locality California [details]
From other sources
North Pacific Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEast North Pacific [details]
Specimens  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype CAS CASIZ 170235, locality Monterey Bay (from whale bone substrate) [details]

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Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (9 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (1 publication) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (52 nucleotides; 29 proteins) 
Notes 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBiology in whalebones [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorType locality USA, California (marine) [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:265979
Taxonomic
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Date   action   by
2008-01-04 16:28:44Z  created  van der Land, Jacob
2008-03-26 11:36:43Z  changed  Fauchald, Kristian
  
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  Citation: WoRMS (2014). Osedax frankpressi Rouse, Goffredi & Vrijenhoek, 2004. 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=265979 on 2014-11-27
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