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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMahesia Westheide, 2000 
AphiaID: 325889

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 editorErrantia (Subclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPhyllodocida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNereidiformia (Suborder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHesionidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiodrominae (Subfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiodromini (Tribe)
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Typetaxon Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMahesia ammophila Westheide, 2000 (type by original designation)
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiodromini
Sources  original description Westheide, W. 2000. Mahesia ammophila, a new genus and species of interstitial hesionid (Annelida: Polychaeta) from the Indian Ocean. Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington, 113(3): 644-651., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/35517121#page/72/mode/1up [details]

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 Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMahesia ammophila Westheide, 2000
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:325889
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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
2013-10-29 03:51:53Z  changed  Read, Geoffrey
  
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  Citation: Read, G. (2014). Mahesia Westheide, 2000. 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=325889 on 2014-08-01
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