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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcrocirrus columbianus Banse, 1979 
AphiaID: 326211

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 editorAcrocirridae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcrocirrus (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcrocirrus columbianus (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcrocirrus Grube, 1873
Orig. name Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcrocirrus columbianus Banse, 1979
Source  original description Banse, K. (1979). Acrocirrus columbianus and A. occipitalis, two new polychaetes (Acrocirridae) from the northeast Pacific Ocean. Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington. 91(4): 923-928., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/107593#page/961/mode/1up
page(s): 924-926, fig. 1a-b [details]

Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editortype locality Strait of Juan de Fuca [details]
Specimens  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype RBCPM 977-233, locality Strait of Juan de Fuca (Pacific Ocean, Canada, British Columbia, Victoria, Brochie Ledge, off Ogden Point breakwater (geoccordinates not provided, estimated with gazetteer to be approximately, lat. 48º24'23''N, long. 123º23'16.8''W); 4.5-7.5 m, in rocky habitat, from base of Balanus nubilus clump, apparently in burrows of unknown origin in the calcareous material) [details]

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Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (1 publication) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Annelid Collection 
Notes 
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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDepth range 4.5-7.5 m.  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Pacific Ocean: British Columbia (Canada).  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology The specific epithet columbianus refers to the region of the type locality of the species, British Columbia (Canada).  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat In rocky habitat, from base of Balanus nubilus clumps, at subtidal depths.  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Pacific Ocean, Canada, British Columbia, Victoria, Brochie Ledge, off Ogden Point breakwater (geoccordinates not provided, estimated with gazetteer to be approximately, lat. 48º24'23''N, long. 123º23'16.8''W), 4.5-7.5 m, in rocky habitat, from base of Balanus nubilus clump, apparently in burrows of unknown origin in the calcareous material.  [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:326211
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2008-03-17 10:44:16Z  created  Fauchald, Kristian
2008-03-26 11:36:43Z  changed  Fauchald, Kristian
  
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  Citation: WoRMS (2015). Acrocirrus columbianus Banse, 1979. In: Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2015) World Polychaeta database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=326211 on 2016-05-03
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