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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVenusia Johnston, 1865 
AphiaID: 326070

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 editorVenusia (Genus)
Status Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted (subjective synonym)
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorThelepus Leuckart, 1849
Rank Genus
Typetaxon Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVenusia punctata Johnston, 1865 (type by monotypy)
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorThelepodinae Hessle, 1917
Sources  original description Johnston, George. 1865. A catalogue of the British non-parasitical worms in the collection of the British Museum. 1-365. British Museum. London. [See also separate entry for Baird supplement], available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/bibliography/12291 [details]

status source 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): 531 [details]

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Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVenusia punctata Johnston, 1865 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorThelepus cincinnatus (Fabricius, 1780)
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:326070
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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
2011-09-22 21:25:12Z  changed  Read, Geoffrey
  
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  Citation: Read, G. (2014). Venusia Johnston, 1865. 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=326070 on 2014-11-23
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