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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHelmetophorus Hartman, 1978 
AphiaID: 324751

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 editorTerebellida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCirratuliformia (Suborder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcrocirridae (Family)
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Typetaxon Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHelmetophorus rankini Hartman, 1978
Typetaxon of  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHelmetophoridae Hartman, 1978
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcrocirridae Banse, 1969
Sources  original description Hartman, O. (1976). Polychaeta from the Weddell Sea quadrant, Antarctica. Biology of the Antarctic Seas VI. 125-223., available online at http://dx.doi.org/10.1029/ar026p0125
page(s): 145 [details]

status source Glasby, C.J. and Fauchald, K. 1991. Redescription of Helmetophorus rankini Hartman, 1978 (Polychaeta: Helmetophoridae) and its transfer to the Flabelligeridae. Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington 104(4): 684-687.
page(s): 684 [details]

status source Salazar-vallejo, S. I.; Gillet, P.; Carrera-parra, L. F. (2007). Revision of Chauvinelia, redescriptions of Flabelliseta incrusta, and Helmetophorus rankini, and their recognition as acrocirrids (Polychaeta: Acrocirridae). J. Mar. Biol. Ass. 87(02): 465., available online at http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/s0025315407054501 [details]

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 Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHelmetophorus rankini Hartman, 1978
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClassification Hartman (1978) thought Helmetophorus was related to the hesionids, however Glasby & Fauchald (1991) thought it belonged in Flabelligeridae, and Salazar-Vallejo et al (2007) moved it to Acrocirridae. [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:324751
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Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2008-03-05 14:39:51Z  created  Fauchald, Kristian
2008-03-26 11:36:43Z  changed  Fauchald, Kristian
2010-12-08 02:37:41Z  changed  Read, Geoffrey
  
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  Citation: Read, G. (2014). Helmetophorus Hartman, 1978. 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=324751 on 2014-10-25
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