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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMacellicephaloides 
AphiaID: 324960

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 editorMacellicephaloides (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolynoidae Kinberg, 1856
Sources 
identification resource Pettibone, Marian H. 1976. Revision of the genus Macellicephala McIntosh and the subfamily Macellicephalinae Hartmann-Schröder (Polychaeta: Polynoidae). Smithsonian Contributions to Zoology, 229: 1-71. [details]

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 Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMacellicephaloides alvini Pettibone, 1989
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMacellicephaloides grandicirra Uschakov, 1955
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMacellicephaloides improvisa Levenstein, 1982
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMacellicephaloides uschakovi Levenstein, 1971
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMacellicephaloides verrucosa Uschakov, 1955
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMacellicephaloides villosa Levenstein, 1982
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMacellicephaloides vitiazi Uschakov, 1955

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMacellicephaloides berkeleyi Levenstein, 1971 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBathyedithia berkeleyi (Levenstein, 1971)
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Link Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:324960
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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
  
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  Citation: Fauchald, K. (2014). Macellicephaloides. 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=324960 on 2014-11-27
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