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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlacostegus incomptus Ehlers, 1887 
AphiaID: 330799

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 editorCanalipalpata (Infraclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabellida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSerpulidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlacostegus (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlacostegus incomptus (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlacostegus Philippi, 1844
Orig. name Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlacostegus incomptus Ehlers, 1887
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlacostegopsis incomptus (Ehlers, 1887)
Sources  original description Ehlers, Ernst. (1887). Reports on the results of dredging, under the direction of L. F. Pourtalès, during the years 1868-1870, and of Alexander Agassiz, in the Gulf of Mexico (1877-78), and in the Caribbean Sea (1878-79), in the U.S. Coast Survey steamer "Blake", Lieut-Com. C. D. Sigsbee, U.S.N. and Commander J. R. Bartlett, U.S.N., commanding. XXXI. Report on the Annelids. Memoirs of the Museum of Comparative Zoology at Harvard College. 15: vi & 335 pp., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/96641#page/7/mode/1up [details]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editortype locality Caribbean Sea [details]
From other sources
Gulf of Mexico
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Mexico [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (1 publication) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
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 editorTaxonomic remark Bivonia exserta Dall, 1881, described as mollusc from off Cuba and already referred to the serpulidae by Golding et al. 2014 (p. 86), might very well be a senior synonym of Placostegus incomptus. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Museum of Comparative Zoology # 811, Harvard [details]

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Caribbean Sea, off Cuba [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:330799
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2008-03-17 10:44:16Z  created  Fauchald, Kristian
2008-03-26 11:36:43Z  changed  Fauchald, Kristian
2008-11-04 07:12:01Z  changed  ten Hove, Harry
  
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  Citation: ten Hove, H. (2015). Placostegus incomptus. 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=330799 on 2016-07-29
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