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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorExogone simplex Hartmann-Schröder, 1960 
AphiaID: 327995

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 simplex (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorExogone Örsted, 1845
Sources  original description Hartmann-Schröder, G. 1960. Polychaeten aus dem Roten Meer. Kieler Meeresforschungen, 16(1): 69-125., available online at http://unesdoc.unesco.org/images/0014/001489/148944mo.pdf [details]

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 Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorExogone simplex dentata Hartmann-Schröder, 1974
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editortype locality Red Sea [details]
Specimen  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype ZMH , locality Red Sea (Egypt, Hurghada (= Ghardaqa) (geocoordinates not provided, estimated with gazetteer to be approximately lat. 27.25, long. 33.86); among algae at low water subfossil coral reef, eulittoral) [details]
Link Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDepth range Intertidal to shallow water.  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Red Sea: Egypt (Hurghada). Indian Ocean: Australia (Western Australia). Atlantic Ocean: Angola, Brazil (Paraíba and São Paulo). Pacific Ocean: Australia (New South Wales).  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology The specific epithet simplex in a Latin word meaning 'single', 'simple', or 'not complex', and refers to the main feature of the species, having all the chaetae simple, not composed.  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat Amongst algae, balanids, detritus, and fine sand, in shallow water.  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Red Sea, Egypt, Hurghada (= Ghardaqa) (geocoordinates not provided, estimated with gazetteer to be approximately lat. 27.25, long. 33.86).  [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:327995
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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). Exogone simplex Hartmann-Schröder, 1960. 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=327995 on 2014-12-28
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