WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFlabelligena Gillet, 2001

325157  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:325157)

accepted
Genus
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Gillet, P. (2001). Flabelligena amoureuxi new genus, new species (Polychaeta: Acrocirridae) from Crozet Islands (Indian Ocean). Bulletin of Marine Science. 68(1): 125-131., available online at http://www.ingentaconnect.com/content/umrsmas/bullmar/2001/00000068/00000001/art00012
page(s): 127 [details]   
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology Not stated. Unknown.  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology Not stated. Unknown. [details]
Gil, J. (2016). Flabelligena Gillet, 2001. In: Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2017). World Polychaeta database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=325157 on 2017-12-18

Date
action
by
2008-03-05 14:39:51Z
created
2008-03-26 11:36:43Z
changed
2016-02-03 10:47:54Z
changed

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original description Gillet, P. (2001). Flabelligena amoureuxi new genus, new species (Polychaeta: Acrocirridae) from Crozet Islands (Indian Ocean). Bulletin of Marine Science. 68(1): 125-131., available online at http://www.ingentaconnect.com/content/umrsmas/bullmar/2001/00000068/00000001/art00012
page(s): 127 [details]   

emendation (re-diagnosis of genus) Aguirrezabalaga, F.; Ceberio, A. (2006). Flabelligena gascognensis sp. nov. (Polychaeta: Acrocirridae), a new species from the Capbreton Canyon (Bay of Biscay, NE Atlantic). Scientia Marina. 70S1: 141-147., available online at http://www.icm.csic.es/scimar/index.php/secId/6/IdArt/133/
page(s): 146; note: includes a key and a comparative table of the hitherto known species [details]   
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiagnosis Acrocirrids with prostomium without cephalic cage, anterior region retractile and lacking distinct body regions. With various (1-3) pairs of branchiae. Neuropodia have composite falcigerous chaetae and notopodia have simple spinulose or serrated, not cross-barred chaetae. (Aguirrezabalaga & Ceberio, 2006: 146).  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology Not stated. Unknown. [details]