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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorExogone brevifalcigera Hartmann-Schröder, 1990 
AphiaID: 327970

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 editorNereidiformia (Suborder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSyllidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorExogoninae (Subfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorExogone (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorExogone brevifalcigera (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorExogone Örsted, 1845
Orig. name Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorExogone brevifalcigera Hartmann-Schröder, 1990
Source  original description Hartmann-Schröder, G. 1990. Die polychaeten der subtropisch-tropischen und tropischen Ostkueste Australiens zwischen Lake Macquarie (New South Wales) im Sueden und Gladstone (Quuensland) im Norden. IN: Hartmann-Schröder, G. and Gerd Hartmann. Zur Kenntnis des eulitorals der australischen Kuesten unter besounderer Beruecksichtigung des Polychaeten und Ostracoden. Teil 15. Mitteilungen aus dem Hamburgischen zoologischen Museum und Institut 87: 41-87.
page(s): 56-57, figs. 24-26 [details]

Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editortype locality New South Wales [details]
Specimens  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype ZMH P-19967, locality Australia (New South Wales, Maclean, Angouri Point, south Yamba (geocoordinates not provided, estimated with gazetteer to be approximately lat. 29º29'S, long. 153º22'E); amongst algae on rocky pools, eulittoral) [details]

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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDepth range Eulittoral.  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Australia: New South Wales (Angourie Point, south Yamba, near Maclean). [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology The specific epithet brevifalcigera is composed by the Latin prefix brevi-, meaning 'short', and the Latin adjective falcigera, feminine of falciger and meaning 'sickle-bearing', and seems to make reference to the very short falcigers of the species.  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat Amongst algae in intertidal rocky pools. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Australia, New South Wales, Maclean, Angourie Point, south Yamba (geocoordinates not provided, estimated with gazetteer to be approximately lat. 29º29'S, long. 153º22'E), amongst algae on rocky pools, eulittoral.  [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:327970
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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 (2015). Exogone brevifalcigera Hartmann-Schröder, 1990. In: Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2015) World Polychaeta database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=327970 on 2016-05-25
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