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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpeleobregma Bertelsen, 1986 
AphiaID: 324775

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 editorScolecida (Infraclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScalibregmatidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpeleobregma (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Typetaxon Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpeleobregma lanzaroteum Bertelsen, 1986
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScalibregmatidae Malmgren, 1867
Sources  original description Bertelsen, Rodney D. 1986. Speleobregma lanzaroteum, a new genus and species of Scalibregmatidae (Polychaeta) from a marine cave in the Canary Islands. Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington, 99(3): 375-379., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/107581#page/403/mode/1up
page(s): 376 [details]

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 Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpeleobregma lanzaroteum Bertelsen, 1986
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution 
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North Atlantic Ocean
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLanzarote [details]
Notes 
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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiagnosis Body elongate, slender, and cylindrical. Prostomium blunt, entire, with lateral horns. Acicular setae and furcate setae lacking; branchiae absent; capillary setae in both rami with hisute hooded geniculate setae in neuropodia.  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology "Speleo" referring to cave, "bregma" from the stem of the family. Gender: neuter.  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType species Speleobregma lanzaroteum Bertelsen, 1986 [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:324775
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Date   action   by
2008-03-05 14:39:51Z  created  Fauchald, Kristian
2008-03-26 11:36:43Z  changed  Fauchald, Kristian
2013-03-08 04:19:19Z  changed  Gil, João
  
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  Citation: Gil, J. (2014). Speleobregma Bertelsen, 1986. 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=324775 on 2014-12-25
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