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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNaraganseta Leidy, 1855 
AphiaID: 325918

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 editorCirratuliformia (Suborder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCirratulidae (Family)
Status Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted (subjective synonym)
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDodecaceria Ă–rsted, 1843
Rank Genus
Typetaxon Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNaraganseta coralii Leidy, 1855 (type by monotypy)
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCirratulidae Carus, 1863
Sources  original description Leidy, J.. 1855. Contributions towards a knowledge of the marine Invertebrate fauna of the coasts of Rhode Island and New Jersey. Journal of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia, New Series 3(2) no. 11: 135-152, pls. 10-11. (xii-1855)
page(s): 144 [details]

source of synonymy Hartman, Olga 1959. Catalogue of the Polychaetous Annelids of the World. Parts 1 and 2. Occasional Papers of the Allan Hancock Foundation, 23: 628 pp.
page(s): 410 [details]

source of synonymy Verrill, A.E. 1881. New England Annelida. Part I. Historical sketch, with annotated lists of the species hitherto recorded. Transactions of the Connecticut Academy of Arts and Sciences, 4: 285-324., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/7476851
page(s): 290 [details]

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Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNaraganseta coralii Leidy, 1855 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDodecaceria coralii (Leidy, 1855)
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Notes 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiagnosis Leidy (1855) "Body cylindrical, narrowed posteriorly; no lateral pinnae; segments numerous; those anteriorly furnished with a few, simple, cylindrical, lateral tentaculae; anterior segments with four rows of simple setae in fascicles; succeeding few segments with two rows of simple setre, and two rows of cochleariform podal spines; posterior segments with four rows of cochleariform spines. Upper lip distinct, conical, eyes none." [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSynonymy Leidy's description is clearly a description of a Dodecaceria. The synonymy was soon pointed out by Verrill (1881:290)  [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:325918
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Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2008-03-14 12:50:56Z  created  Fauchald, Kristian
2008-03-26 11:36:43Z  changed  Fauchald, Kristian
2014-07-23 23:25:54Z  changed  Read, Geoffrey
  
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  Citation: Read, G. (2014). Naraganseta Leidy, 1855. 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=325918 on 2014-09-15
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