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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChauvinelia Laubier, 1974 
AphiaID: 325156

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 editorCanalipalpata (Infraclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTerebellida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCirratuliformia (Suborder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcrocirridae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChauvinelia (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Typetaxon Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChauvinelia biscayensis Laubier, 1974 (type by original designation)
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcrocirridae Banse, 1969
Orig. name Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChauvinelia Laubier, 1974
Sources  original description Laubier, L. (1974). Chauvinelia biscayensis gen. sp. nov., un Flabelligeridae (annélide polychète sédentaire) aberrant de l'étage abyssal du Golfe de Gascogne. Bulletin de la Société Zoologique de France. 99(3): 391-399., available online at http://archimer.ifremer.fr/doc/1974/publication-5146.pdf
page(s): 392 [details]

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 Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChauvinelia arctica Averincev, 1980
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChauvinelia biscayensis Laubier, 1974
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiagnosis Original diagnosis by Laubier (1974: 392): "Corps court, comprenant une vingtaine de segments, dépourvu de papilles, à l'exception de quelques papilles pédonculées au niveau des parapodes ; téguments transparents. Région céphalique constituée par un prostomium réduit, portant une paire de palpes et trois paires de branchies de taille inégale, et un segment buccal en forme de ventouse entourant la bouche ; région céphalique invaginable dans une capsule céphalique rigide développée en avant du premier segment sétigère. Parapodes biramés, chaque rame portant de longues soies sans cloisons transverses. Soies dorsales simples, à extrémité denticulée, soies ventrales composées, à hampe lisse et article denticulé. Entre les deux rames, quelques papilles sphériques portées sur un long pédoncule. Pygidium simple. Forme benthique.."  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiagnosis Emended diagnosis by Salazar-Vallejo et al. (2007: 469): ''Body cylindrical, tapering posteriorly. Cephalic hood well developed. Body papillae reduced; interparapodial papillae long, clavate. Notochaetae simple, neurochaetae compound; notochaetae with outer chaetal cortex with successive bands of denticles, neurochaetal handle smooth. Nuchal organs convoluted. Branchiae cirriform. Nephridial lobes lateral. Bathypelagic.'' [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology The genus Chauvinelia is dedicated to the Commandant R.C. Chauvin, the first Director of the Centre Océanologique de Bretagne (Brest, France).  [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:325156
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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
2015-12-10 21:50:45Z  changed  Gil, João
2016-05-02 16:14:08Z  changed  Gil, João
  
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  Citation: Gil, J. (2015). Chauvinelia Laubier, 1974. 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=325156 on 2016-05-06
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