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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBathyvitiazia Pettibone, 1976 
AphiaID: 324924

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 editorAphroditiformia (Suborder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolynoidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMacellicephalinae (Subfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBathyvitiazia (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Typetaxon Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMacellicephala pallida Levenstein, 1971 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBathyvitiazia pallida (Levenstein, 1971) (type by original designation)
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMacellicephalinae Hartmann-Schröder, 1971
Orig. name Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBathyvitiazia Pettibone, 1976
Source  original description Pettibone, M.H. (1976). Revision of the genus Macellicephala McIntosh and the subfamily Macellicephalinae Hartmann-Schröder (Polychaeta: Polynoidae). Smithsonian Contributions to Zoology. 229: 1-71., available online at http://dx.doi.org/10.5479/si.00810282.229
page(s): 33; note: erected for Macellicephala pallida [details]

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 Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBathyvitiazia pallida (Levenstein, 1971)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBathyvitiazia pettibonae Kirkegaard, 1995
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Notes 
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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology not stated but presumably relates to the Russian research vessel, Vityaz (usual transliteration), which collected the type species, Bathyvitiazia pallida [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGrammatical gender stated to be feminine [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:324924
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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
2016-09-18 03:49:43Z  changed  Read, Geoffrey
  
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  Citation: Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (2016). Bathyvitiazia Pettibone, 1976. In: Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2016). World Polychaeta database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=324924 on 2016-12-08
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