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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPseudothelepus Augener, 1918 
AphiaID: 325270

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 editorTerebellidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorThelepodinae (Subfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPseudothelepus (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Typetaxon Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPseudothelepus nyanganus Augener, 1918 (type by monotypy)
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorThelepodinae Hessle, 1917
Orig. name Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPseudothelepus Augener, 1918
Sources  original description Augener, H. (1918). Polychaeta. Beitrage zur Kenntnis der Meeresfauna Westafrikas. 2(2): 67-625, plates II-VII., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/7172671#page/79/mode/1up [details]

status source Garraffoni, A. R. S.; Lana, P. C. 2008. Phylogenetic relationships within the Terebellidae (Polychaeta : Terebellida) based on morphological characters. Invertebrate Systematics 22(6): 605-626
page(s): 605; note: authors state Day (1967) synonymised Pseudothelepus Augener with Streblosoma, but this is not correct [details]

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 Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPseudothelepus nyanganus Augener, 1918
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPseudothelepus oligocirrus (Schmarda, 1861)
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSynonymy Authors Garraffoni & Lana (2008:605) stated Day (1967) synonymised Pseudothelepus Augener with Streblosoma, but this is not correct. They may to be misinterpreting a species identification correction by Day (1967 p.772). Day does not include Pseudothelepus as a synonym of Streblosoma. However, dos Santos et al (2010: 7), in discussion of Streblosoma patriciae, placed Pseudothelepus nyanganus in Streblosoma as S. nyanganus [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType species The type species is Pseudothelepus nyanganus Augener, 1918, by monotypy. Hartman catalogue (1959: 520) incorrectly lists Sabellides oligocirra Schmarda (as Pseudothelepus oligocirrus) as type species  [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:325270
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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
2011-09-22 21:25:12Z  changed  Read, Geoffrey
2014-11-15 17:50:22Z  changed  Fernández-Rodríguez, Vanessa
2017-01-03 09:04:59Z  changed  Read, Geoffrey
  
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  Citation: Read, G.; Fernández-Rodríguez, V. (2017). Pseudothelepus Augener, 1918. In: Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2017). World Polychaeta database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=325270 on 2017-06-26
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