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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSamythopsis McIntosh, 1885 
AphiaID: 325223

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 editorTerebellomorpha (Suborder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmpharetidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmpharetinae (Subfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSamythopsis (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Typetaxon Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSamythopsis grubei McIntosh, 1885 (type by monotypy)
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmpharetinae Malmgren, 1866
Orig. name Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSamythopsis McIntosh, 1885
Source  original description McIntosh, W.C. (1885). Report on the Annelida Polychaeta collected by H.M.S. Challenger during the years 1873-1876. Report on the Scientific Results of the Voyage of H.M.S.Challenger during the years 1872-76, Ser. Zoology, 12: 1-554., available online at http://www.19thcenturyscience.org/HMSC/HMSC-Reports/Zool-34/htm/doc.html
page(s): 435 [details]

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 Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSamythopsis grubei McIntosh, 1885
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Link Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
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From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology Not stated, but evidently named for similarity to genus Samytha of Malmgren, thus Samyth as stem with -opsis adjectival suffix meaning likeness. [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:325223
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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
2013-05-10 14:07:10Z  changed  Reuscher, Michael
2014-05-23 20:44:34Z  changed  Reuscher, Michael
2016-09-19 21:46:32Z  changed  Read, Geoffrey
  
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  Citation: Read, G.; Reuscher, M. (2016). Samythopsis McIntosh, 1885. 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=325223 on 2016-12-04
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