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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcrocirrus occipitalis Banse, 1979 
AphiaID: 326216

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 occipitalis (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcrocirrus Grube, 1873
Orig. name Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcrocirrus occipitalis 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): 926-927, fig. 1c-e [details]

Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editortype locality British Columbia [details]
Specimen  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype RBCPM 974-236-21, locality British Columbia (Pacific Ocean, Canada, British Columbia, mouth of Brundige Inlet, near Dundas Island (54º36.8'N, 130º50.4'W); less than 29 m, rock reef) [details]
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 
Notes 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDepth range Less than 29 m.  [details]

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

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology The specific epithet occipitalis is a Latin adjective meaning 'occipital', and refers to the dorsal, posterior extension of the prostomium.  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat Rock reef, at subtidal depths.  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Pacific Ocean, Canada, British Columbia, mouth of Brundige Inlet, near Dundas Island (54º36.8'N, 130º50.4'W), less than 29 m, rock reef.  [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:326216
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 occipitalis 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=326216 on 2016-02-08
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