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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParasyllidea humesi Pettibone, 1961 
AphiaID: 330398

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 editorHesionidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiodrominae (Subfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiodromini (Tribe) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParasyllidea (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Typetaxon of  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParasyllidea Pettibone, 1961
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParasyllidea Pettibone, 1961
Sources  original description Pettibone, Marian H. 1961. New species of polychaete worms from the Atlantic Ocean, with a revision of the Dorvilleidae. Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington, 74: 167-186., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/34571297 [details]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Feedingtype  adult: symbiotic: unspecified type on Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScrobicularia plana (da Costa, 1778) [details]
Links 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) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Annelid Collection 
Notes 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBiology Parasyllidea humesi, from the Middle Congo, West Africa, is a commensal, and was originally found in the mantle cavities of estuarine Tellina nymphalis Lamark (Pettibone, 1961). Martin et al. (2012) also found this species inside estuarine Scrobicularia plana on the Iberian Peninsula. [details]

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Atlantic Ocean, Congo [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:330398
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). Parasyllidea humesi Pettibone, 1961. 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=330398 on 2014-10-22
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