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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOsedax mucofloris Glover, Kallstrom, Smith & Dahlgren, 2005 
AphiaID: 265980

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 mucofloris (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOsedax Rouse, Goffredi & Vrijenhoek, 2004
Sources  original description Glover, A. G.; Kallstrom, B.; Smith, C. R.; Dahlgren, T. G. 2005. World-wide whale worms? A new species of Osedax from the shallow north Atlantic. Proceedings of the Royal Society B-Biological Sciences 272(1581): 2587-2592, available online at http://dx.doi.org/10.1098/rspb.2005.3275
page(s): 2589 [details]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Specimens 
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype NHM 2005.239, locality Skagerrak (Koserfjord, whale-bone experiment) [details]

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Feedingtype  scavenger [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (26 nucleotides; 25 proteins) 
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTo NHM UK Zoology Collection 
ImageChecked: verified by a taxonomic editor 
Osedax mucofloris
Osedax mucofloris
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:265980
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2008-01-04 16:28:44Z  created  van der Land, Jacob
2013-09-16 22:45:09Z  checked  Read, Geoffrey
2014-07-15 10:15:06Z  changed  Nealova, Lenka
  
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  Citation: Nealova, L.; Read, G. (2014). Osedax mucofloris. 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=265980 on 2014-12-28
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