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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCrucigera websteri Benedict, 1887 
AphiaID: 326864

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 editorSabellida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSerpulidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCrucigera (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCrucigera Benedict, 1887
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSerpula (Crucigera) websteri Benedict, 1887 (subgenus not recognised any longer)
Sources  original description Benedict, J.E. (1887) Descriptions of ten species and one new genus of annelids from the dredging of the U.S. Fish Comm. Steamer Albatross. Proceedings of the United States National Museum, 9: 547-553. [details]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution 
From regional or thematic species database
Colombia
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorColumbia (introduced: alien[details]
Ecuador
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorEcuador (introduced: alien[details]
Mexico
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorMexico (introduced: alien[details]
North Pacific Ocean
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorPanamanian part of the North Pacific Ocean (introduced: alien[details]
From other sources
Gulf of Mexico
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Mexico [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (10 publications) 
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 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Notes 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEditor's comment Vittor & Johnson (1977) record of Serpula vermicularis granulosa from the Bahamas is erroneous and probably should be attributed to Crucigera websteri [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpecimen Smithsonian Institution, Washington (USNM) [details]

From regional or thematic species database
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species remark In Ecuador (Nation) : It secretes a calcareous tube and can be found on hard surfaces such as rocks, shells, corals, and pilings. No economic or ecological impacts have been reported in its native or introduced range. [details]

Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species remark In Colombia (Nation) : It secretes a calcareous tube and can be found on hard surfaces such as rocks, shells, corals, and pilings. No economic or ecological impacts have been reported in its native or introduced range. [details]

Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species remark In Mexico (Nation) : It secretes a calcareous tube and can be found on hard surfaces such as rocks, shells, corals, and pilings. No economic or ecological impacts have been reported in its native or introduced range. [details]

Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species remark In Panamanian part of the North Pacific Ocean (Marine Region) : It secretes a calcareous tube and can be found on hard surfaces such as rocks, shells, corals, and pilings. No economic or ecological impacts have been reported in its native or introduced range. [details]

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Gulf of Mexico [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:326864
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2008-03-17 10:44:16Z  created  Fauchald, Kristian
2008-03-26 11:36:43Z  changed  Fauchald, Kristian
2008-11-04 07:12:01Z  changed  ten Hove, Harry
  
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  Citation: ten Hove, H. (2014). Crucigera websteri. 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=326864 on 2014-08-30
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