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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)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlacostegus Philippi, 1844
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlacostegopsis incomptus (Ehlers, 1887)
Sources  original description Ehlers, E. 1887. Report on the Annelids 31. Memoirs of the Museum of Comparative Zoology at Harvard College, Ser. 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, and in the Caribbean Sea, in the United States coast survey steamer "Blake". Preliminary report on the worms. Florida Anneliden., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/96641 [details]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution 
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. (2014). Placostegus incomptus Ehlers, 1887. 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=330799 on 2014-10-01
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