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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcrocirrus uchidai Okuda, 1934 
AphiaID: 326218

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 uchidai (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcrocirrus Grube, 1873
Orig. name Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcrocirrus uchidai Okuda, 1934
Sources  original description Okuda, S. (1934). The polychaete genus, Acrocirrus, from Japanese waters. Journal of the Faculty of Science, Hokkaido University, Series VI, Zoology. 2(4): 197-209., available online at http://eprints.lib.hokudai.ac.jp/dspace/handle/2115/26957
page(s): 197-202, figs. 1-4 [details]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editortype locality Japan [details]
Link Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Notes 
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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDepth range Subtidal depths, collected at about 9 m depth.  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Pacific Ocean: Akkeshi (Hokkaido, Japan).  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology The species is named in honour of Professor Tohru Uchida (b. Hamamatsu, Japan, 24 August 1897 - d. ?Hokkaido, Japan, 27 October 1981), of the Zoological Institute, Faculty of Science, Hokkaido Imperial University (see short biography HERE). [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat Gray mud at about 9 meters (ca. 5 fathoms).  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Pacific Ocean, Japan, Hokkaido, Akkeshi (geocoordinates not provided, estimated with gazetteer to be approximately lat. 43.048º, long. 144.856º), from gray mud at about 5 fathoms (= about 9 m).  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType material Probably at the Invertebrate Collection of the Hokkaido University Museum (ICHUM), Japan, where the polychaete collection of Dr. Shiro Okuda is deposited.  [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:326218
Taxonomic
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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 uchidai Okuda, 1934. 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=326218 on 2016-12-10
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