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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChaetopterus macropus Schmarda, 1861 
AphiaID: 336430

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 editorChaetopteridae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChaetopterus (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChaetopterus Cuvier, 1830
Sources  original description Schmarda, Ludwig K. 1861. Neue wirbellose Thiere beobachtet und gesammelt auf einer Reise un die Erdr 1853 bis 1857. Erster Band (zweite halfte) Turbellarian, Rotatorien un Anneliden. 1-164. Wilhelm Engelmann. Leipzig., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/ia/neuewirbelloseth21861schm [details]

source of synonymy Fauvel, P. 1919. Annélides Polychètes de Madagascar, de Djibouti, et du Golfe Persique. Archives de zoologie expérimentale et générale, 58: 315-473. [details]

status source Nishi, E.; Hickman, C.P.; Bailey-Brock, J.H. 2009. Chaetopterus and Mesochaetopterus (Polychaeta: Chaetopteridae) from the Galapagos Islands, with descriptions of four new species. Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia 158: 239-259, available online at http://dx.doi.org/10.1635/053.158.0113
page(s): 248 [details]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTaxonomy Current taxon junior synonym of species listed [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Australia, New South Wales [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:336430
Edit history
Date   action   by
2008-03-18 12:55:09Z  created  Fauchald, Kristian
2008-03-20 06:44:16Z  changed  Decock, Wim
2008-03-26 11:36:43Z  changed  Fauchald, Kristian
2012-07-09 22:25:23Z  changed  Read, Geoffrey
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  Citation: Read, G. (2014). Chaetopterus macropus Schmarda, 1861. 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=336430 on 2014-09-19
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