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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsclerocheilus mexicanus Kudenov, 1985 
AphiaID: 326674

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 editorScalibregmatidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsclerocheilus (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsclerocheilus Ashworth, 1901
Sources  original description Kudenov, Jerry D. 1985. Four New Species of Scalibregmatidae (Polychaeta) from the Gulf of Mexico, with Comments on the Familial Placement of Mucibregma Fauchald and Hancock, 1981. Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington, 98(2): 332-340., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/107750#page/356/mode/1up [details]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution 
From editor or global species database
Gulf of Mexico
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Mexico [details]
Specimens  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype USNM 97264, locality Gulf of Mexico (Florida; coarse sand) [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 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology The species' epithet derives from the Gulf of Mexico, and is an adjective formed from the noun Mexico. [details]

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Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Gulf of Mexico [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:326674
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 (2014). Asclerocheilus mexicanus Kudenov, 1985. In: Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2014) World Polychaeta database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=326674 on 2014-07-11
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