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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAedicira oregonensis Fauchald & Hancock, 1981 
AphiaID: 326226

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 editorScolecida (Infraclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParaonidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAedicira (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAedicira oregonensis (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAedicira Hartman, 1957 represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAricidea (Aedicira) Hartman, 1957
Orig. name Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAedicira oregonensis Fauchald & Hancock, 1981
Sources  original description Fauchald, K.; Hancock, D.R. (1981). Deep-water polychaetes from a transect off central Oregon. Allan Hancock Monographs in Marine Biology. 11: 1-73., available online at http://hdl.handle.net/10088/3445
page(s): 7, plate 1 fig. a [details]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editortype locality Oregon [details]
Specimens  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype LACM Poly 1162, locality Cascadia Plain (Cascadia Abyssal Plain, off Oregon, NE Pacific, sta. AD-139, NAD-24 (start 44º39.4'N, 126º59.1'W, finish 44º39.8'N, 126º59.2'W); 2800 m, silty clay) [details]

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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 1200-2900 m. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution NE Pacific Ocean: off central Oregon (USA).  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology The specific epithet oregonensis refers to the type locality of the species, off central Oregon (USA).  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat Sandy silt to silty clay, at bathyal depths.  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Cascadia Abyssal Plain, off Oregon, USA, NE Pacific Ocean (start 44.6567º, -126.9850º; finish 44.6633º, -126.9867º), 2800 m, silty clay.  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType material Holotype (Poly 1162) and paratypes (Poly 1163) deposited in the Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County, Los Angeles, USA.  [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:326226
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2008-03-17 10:44:16Z  created  Fauchald, Kristian
2008-03-26 11:36:43Z  changed  Fauchald, Kristian
2016-05-11 15:16:59Z  changed  Gil, João
  
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  Citation: Gil, J. (2016). Aedicira oregonensis Fauchald & Hancock, 1981. In: Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2016). World Polychaeta database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=326226 on 2016-12-07
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