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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEusthenelais hibernica McIntosh, 1876 
AphiaID: 327919

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 editorErrantia (Subclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPhyllodocida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAphroditiformia (Suborder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSigalionidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEusthenelais (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEusthenelais hibernica (Species)
Status taxon inquirendum (indeterminable from syntype)
Rank Species
Typetaxon of  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEusthenelais McIntosh, 1876
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParasthenelais Amoureux, 1972
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEusthenelais McIntosh, 1876
Orig. name Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEusthenelais hibernica McIntosh, 1876
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParasthenelais hibernica (McIntosh, 1876) (superseded subsequent combination)
Sources  original description McIntosh, W.C. 1876. On the Annelida of the Porcupine Expeditions of 1869-1870. Transactions of the Zoological Society of London, 9: 395-416, plates LXXI-LXXIII., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/91779#page/543/mode/1up [details]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution 
From editor or global species database
North Atlantic Ocean
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGalway Bay [details]
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEuropean waters (ERMS scope) [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPortuguese Exclusive Economic Zone [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Spain
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSpanish Exclusive Economic Zone [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Notes 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpecimen The Natural History Museum, London [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSyntype According to Chambers and Muir (1997:171 the only syntype is from 53 15' N, 11 51' W (53.25° -11.85°) off Galway. They don't mention the Portugal location that McIntosh included (without making clear if he had the specimen from there in front of him). The syntype examined by Chambers & Muir is unidentifiable. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Type locality NE Atlantic not fixed. Recorded from two specimens, one taken off Galway, Ireland, one off Cape Sagres (Cape St Vincent), Portugal. Hartman catalogue records the type locality as Spain, but this is incorrect [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:327919
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2008-03-17 10:44:16Z  created  Fauchald, Kristian
2008-03-26 11:36:43Z  changed  Fauchald, Kristian
2015-10-12 03:02:23Z  changed  Read, Geoffrey
  
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  Citation: Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (2016). Eusthenelais hibernica McIntosh, 1876. 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=327919 on 2016-08-24
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