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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCapitella capitata oculata Hartman, 1961 
AphiaID: 335399

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 editorScolecida (Infraclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCapitellidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCapitella (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCapitella capitata (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Subspecies
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCapitella capitata (Fabricius, 1780)
Sources  original description Hartman, O. 1961. A new monstrillid copepod parasitic in capitellid polychaetes in southern California. Zoologischer Anzeiger 167(9-12):325-334, figs. 1-5, map. (xi-xii.1961), available online at ftp://globec.whoi.edu/pub/cmarz/pdf/copepod_refs/Hartman,%201961.pdf
page(s): 330-331, fig. 2 [details]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Specimen  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype AHF , locality Southern California (La Jolla canyon, Southern California; grey sand; 274 m.) [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 ITIS
Notes 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDepth range 15.25 to 637.0 m. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Southern California, Pacific Ocean. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology The subspecific name refers to the presence of moderately conspicuous eyes in all growth stages.  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpecimen Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County, Los Angeles. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTaxonomy According to Hartman (1961) this subspecies differs from the stem subspecies in being much smaller, usually less than 20, instead of 100 mm long, the prostomium eyes are moderately conspicuous in all growth stages, and it occurs in deep, instead of estuarine, habitats, and in depths to at least 637 meters. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Pacific Ocean, Southern California, La Jolla canyon. [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:335399
Taxonomic
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Date   action   by
2008-03-17 14:53:29Z  created  Fauchald, Kristian
2008-03-26 11:36:43Z  changed  Fauchald, Kristian
  
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  Citation: WoRMS (2014). Capitella capitata oculata Hartman, 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=335399 on 2014-04-21
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