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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPomatoceros americanus Day, 1973 
AphiaID: 331044

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 editorPomatoceros (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPomatoceros americanus (Species)
Status Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted (superseded original combination)
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpirobranchus americanus (Day, 1973)
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPomatoceros Philippi, 1844 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpirobranchus Blainville, 1818
Sources  original description Day, J.H. 1973. New polychaeta from Beaufort, with a key to all species recorded from North Carolina. NOAA Technical Reports, Ser. National Marine Fisheries Service, Circulars, 375: 1-140., available online at http://dx.doi.org/10.5962/bhl.title.62852 [details]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution  Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editortype locality North Carolina [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 (2 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Annelid Collection 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Notes 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEditor's comment see note under Pomatoceros caeruleus, as far as from temperate American Atlantic, and under Pomatoceros caerulescens. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType specimen holotype USNM 43141, 100 paratypes 43132 [details]

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Atlantic Ocean, North Carolina [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:331044
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
2011-02-20 19:31:57Z  changed  ten Hove, Harry
  
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  Citation: ten Hove, H. (2014). Pomatoceros americanus Day, 1973. 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=331044 on 2014-12-21
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