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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHeteromastus hutchingsae Green, 2002 
AphiaID: 328372

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 editorScolecida (Infraclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCapitellidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHeteromastus (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHeteromastus Eisig, 1887
Sources  original description Green, Karen D. 2002. Capitellidae (Polychaeta) from the Andaman Sea. Phuket Marine Biological Center Special Publication, 24:249-343
page(s): 269-271, fig. 6A-S [details]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Specimen  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype 18364, locality Andaman Sea (Andaman Sea; sand with shell fragments; 21 m) [details]
Link Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Notes 
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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDepth range 20 to 61 m (Andaman Sea).  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Andaman Sea and South China Sea, off Viet Nam.  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology The new species is named in honor of Dr. Pat Hutchings, who has substatially contributed to the understanding of Heteromastus and Mediomastus.  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat Sediments characterized as mud, muddy sand, or sand with shell fragments.  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Andaman Sea, Thailand (marine). [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:328372
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 (2014). Heteromastus hutchingsae Green, 2002. 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=328372 on 2014-07-26
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