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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParasyllidea Pettibone, 1961 
AphiaID: 325052

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) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiodrominae (Subfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiodromini (Tribe) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParasyllidea (Genus)
Status Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted (subjective synonym)
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOxydromus Grube, 1855
Rank Genus
Typetaxon Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParasyllidea humesi Pettibone, 1961 (type by original designation)
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiodromini
Sources  original description Pettibone, Marian H. 1961. New species of polychaete worms from the Atlantic Ocean, with a revision of the Dorvilleidae. Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington, 74: 167-186., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/34571297
page(s): 173 [details]

source of synonymy Martin, Daniel; Nygren, Arne; Hjelmstedt, Per; Drake, Pilar; Gil, João;. (2015). On the enigmatic symbiotic polychaete ‘Parasyllidea’ humesi Pettibone, 1961 (Hesionidae): taxonomy, phylogeny and behaviour. Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society. efirst 1-18 [online before print, 19 March, 2015]., available online at http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/zoj.12249/full [details]

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 Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParasyllidea australiensis Hartmann-Schröder, 1980
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParasyllidea blacki (Knox, 1960)

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParasyllidea delicata Schüller, 2008 (nomen dubium, unavailable as unpublished?)

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParasyllidea humesi Pettibone, 1961 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOxydromus humesi (Pettibone, 1961)
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Link Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank  
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From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSynonymy An assertion of the generic re-assignment of P. blacki and P. australiensis is not available in the literature. However, Pleijel (1998) proposed that P. blacki could belong either to Ophiodromus [now Oxydromus] or to Parasyllidea. [details]
ImageChecked: verified by a taxonomic editor 
Location of Loango, Republic of Congo coast, type locality of Parasyllidea humesi (inferred collection point indicated).
Location of Loango, Re...
[image from typetaxon]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:325052
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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
2012-07-02 01:51:50Z  changed  Read, Geoffrey
2012-07-02 21:30:09Z  changed  Read, Geoffrey
2015-03-24 21:52:46Z  changed  Read, Geoffrey
  
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  Citation: Read, G. (2015). Parasyllidea Pettibone, 1961. In: Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2015) World Polychaeta database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=325052 on 2015-04-26
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