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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMaea Johnston, 1865 
AphiaID: 325168

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 editorSpionida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpioniformia (Suborder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMagelonidae (Family)
Status Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted (synonym)
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMagelona F. Müller, 1858
Rank Genus
Typetaxon Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMaea mirabilis Johnston, 1865 (type by monotypy)
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMagelonidae Cunningham & Ramage, 1888
Sources  original description Johnston, George. 1865. A catalogue of the British non-parasitical worms in the collection of the British Museum. 1-365. British Museum. London. [See also separate entry for Baird supplement], available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/bibliography/12291
page(s): 278 [details]

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Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMaea mirabilis Johnston, 1865 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMagelona mirabilis (Johnston, 1865)
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTaxonomy Johnston tentatively placed Maea in "?Maeadae" [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:325168
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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
2010-09-30 22:47:42Z  changed  Read, Geoffrey
  
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  Citation: Read, G. (2014). Maea Johnston, 1865. 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=325168 on 2014-09-17
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