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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHesiocaeca Hartman, 1965 
AphiaID: 324823

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 editorErrantia (Subclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPhyllodocida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNereidiformia (Suborder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHesionidae (Family)
Status taxon inquirendum
Rank Genus
Typetaxon Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHesiocaeca bermudensis Hartman, 1965 (type by original designation)
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHesionidae Grube, 1850
Sources  original description Hartman, O. 1965. Deep-water benthic polychaetous annelids off New England to Bermuda and other North Atlantic areas. Occasional Papers of the Allan Hancock Foundation, 28: 1-378.
page(s): 67 [details]

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 Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHesiocaeca bermudensis Hartman, 1965
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHesiocaeca methanicola Desbruyères & Toulmond, 1998

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHesiocaeca hessleri Blake, 1991 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSirsoe hessleri (Blake, 1991)
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Link Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStatus Pleijel (1998:147) places Hesiocaeca as incertae sedis as the type species material consists of indeterminable fragments. Not long subsequently Hesiocaeca methanicola was described, and has been a widely used name, appearing in numerous studies. However, Pleijel (1998: 124) had placed that taxon tentatively in genus Sirsoe [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:324823
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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
2013-10-22 21:07:32Z  changed  Read, Geoffrey
  
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  Citation: Read, G. (2014). Hesiocaeca Hartman, 1965. 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=324823 on 2014-07-12
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