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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBrifacia Fitzhugh, 1998 
AphiaID: 325718

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 editorSabellida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFabriciidae (Family)
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Typetaxon Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBrifacia metastellaris Fitzhugh, 1998 (type by original designation)
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFabriciidae Rioja, 1923
Source  original description Fitzhugh, K. 1998. New fan worm genera and species (Polychaeta, Sabellidae, Fabriciinae) from the western Pacific, and cladistic relationships among genera. Zoologica Scripta, 27(3): 209-245. [details]

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 Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBrifacia aragonensis Giangrande, Gambi, Micheli & Kroeker, 2014
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBrifacia metastellaris Fitzhugh, 1998
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:325718
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Date   action   by
2008-03-14 12:50:56Z  created  Fauchald, Kristian
2008-03-26 11:36:43Z  changed  Fauchald, Kristian
2014-06-18 22:06:57Z  changed  Read, Geoffrey
  
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  Citation: Read, G. (2014). Brifacia Fitzhugh, 1998. 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=325718 on 2014-09-15
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