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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChaetobranchus Verrill, 1873 
AphiaID: 325728

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 editorPolycirrinae (Subfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChaetobranchus (Genus)
Status Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted (replaced junior homonym)
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEnoplobranchus Verrill, 1879
Rank Genus
Typetaxon Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChaetobranchus sanguineus Verrill, 1873 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEnoplobranchus sanguineus (Verrill, 1873)
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolycirrinae Malmgren, 1867
Sources  original description Verrill, A.E. (1873). XVIII. Report upon the invertebrate animals of Vineyard Sound and the adjacent waters, with an account of the physical characters of the region. Report on the condition of the sea fisheries of the south coast of New England [later becomes Reports of the United States Commissioner of Fisheries]. 1: 295-778 pls. 1-38., available online at https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/12087501
page(s): 616 [details] [full text]

source of synonymy Verrill, A. E. (1879). Preliminary check-list of the marine Invertebrata of the Atlantic coast, from Cape Cod to the Gulf of St. Lawrence. [Prepared for the United States Commission of Fish and Fisheries.]. Tuttle, Morehouse & Taylor, printers; Author's edition. 32 pp., available online at https://books.google.com/books/about/Preliminary_check_list_of_the_marine_inv.html?id=EoEuAAAAYAAJ
page(s): 10; note: binomen Chaetobranchus sanguineus replaced by Enoplobranchus sanguineus [details]

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Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChaetobranchus sanguineus Verrill, 1873 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEnoplobranchus sanguineus (Verrill, 1873) (superseded original combination)
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Link Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNomenclature Chaetobranchus Verrill, 1873 is a junior homonym to Chaetobranchus Heckel, 1840 (Pisces, Cichlidae). Thus Verrill 1879, in a checklist (dubiously available as a publication) replaced Chaetobranchus with Enoplobranchus, without explanation. Hartman (1942:76) explains further [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:325728
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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
2011-09-18 23:08:58Z  changed  Read, Geoffrey
2015-12-22 02:13:26Z  changed  Read, Geoffrey
  
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  Citation: Read, G. (2015). Chaetobranchus Verrill, 1873. 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=325728 on 2017-10-17
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