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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorExogone fustifera Haswell, 1920 
AphiaID: 327975

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 fustifera (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorExogone Örsted, 1845
Orig. name Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorExogone fustifera Haswell, 1920
Sources  original description Haswell, W.A. (1920). The Exogoneae. Journal of the Linnean Society of London. 34: 217-245, plates 17-18., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/108772#page/273/mode/1up
page(s): 218-219, plate 17 figs. 1-6 [details]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editortype locality Port Jackson [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (3 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (1 nucleotides; 0 proteins) 
Notes 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDepth range Intertidal to shallow water.  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Australia: Port Jackson, Port Stephens, and Broken Bay (New South Wales).  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology The specific epithet fustifera, composed by the Latin noun fustis, meaning 'club' or 'knobbed stick', and the Latin suffix -fer, meaning 'to bear' or 'to carry', refers to the shape of the antennae, which "are very slender except towards the end, where there is a marked dilation" (Haswell, 1920: 218).  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat Among intertidal to shallow water algae and sponges.  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Australia, New South Wales, Port Jackson (geocoordinates not provided, estimated with gazetteer to be approximately lat. -33.86º, long. 151.24º). [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:327975
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 (2015). Exogone fustifera. In: Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2015) World Polychaeta database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=327975 on 2015-05-24
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