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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNereis (Neanthes) operta (Stimpson, 1856) 
AphiaID: 334165

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 editorNereididae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNereidinae (Subfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNereis (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNereis (Neanthes) (Subgenus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNereis (Neanthes) operta (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNereis (Neanthes) Kinberg, 1866 emend. Hartman, 1940
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMastigonereis latipalpa Schmarda, 1861 (subjective synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNereis operta Stimpson, 1856 · accepted, alternate representation
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNereis polyodonta Schmarda, 1861 (subjective synonym)
Sources 
source of synonymy Day, J.H. 1967. A monograph on the Polychaeta of Southern Africa. Volume British Museum (Natural History) Publication 656. 1-878. British Museum (Natural History). London., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/bibliography/8596  [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 South Africa [details]
From other sources
Mozambique
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMozambique [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Link Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:334165
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). Nereis (Neanthes) operta (Stimpson, 1856). 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=334165 on 2014-12-21
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