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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphiro gigantea (Montagu, 1819) 
AphiaID: 326385

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 editorTerebellinae (Subfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphiro (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphiro gigantea (Species)
Status Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted (superseded subsequent combination)
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTerebella gigantea Montagu, 1819
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphiro McIntosh, 1922 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTerebella Linnaeus, 1767
Orig. name Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTerebella gigantea Montagu, 1819
Sources  basis of record McIntosh, W.C. 1922. A monograph of the British marine annelids. Polychaeta: Hermellidae to Sabellidae. London, Ray Society Vol. 4(1) pp.1-250. , available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/115340#page/9/mode/1up
page(s): 115; note: unpublished Montagu combination mentioned in a synonymy [details]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editortype locality Devon [details]
Link Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Notes 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNomenclature Not Eunicidae. McIntosh included several Montagu unpublished names in his monographs. This is one of them. Montagu (fide McIntosh) later published the species as Terebella gigantea [details]

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Atlantic Ocean, Devonshire, England [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:326385
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2008-03-17 10:44:16Z  created  Fauchald, Kristian
2008-03-26 11:36:43Z  changed  Fauchald, Kristian
2016-03-13 22:43:24Z  changed  Read, Geoffrey
2016-03-14 22:30:51Z  changed  Read, Geoffrey
2016-03-15 20:44:57Z  changed  Read, Geoffrey
  
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  Citation: Read, G. (2016). Amphiro gigantea (Montagu, 1819). 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=326385 on 2016-05-03
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