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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHeterocirrus ater Quatrefages, 1866 
AphiaID: 336462

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 editorTerebellida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCirratuliformia (Suborder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCirratulidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHeterocirrus (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHeterocirrus ater (Species)
Status Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted (superseded original combination)
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDodecaceria ater (Quatrefages, 1866)
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHeterocirrus Grube, 1855 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDodecaceria Örsted, 1843
Orig. name Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHeterocirrus ater Quatrefages, 1866
Sources  original description Quatrefages, Armand de. 1866. Histoire naturelle des Annelés marins et d'eau douce. Annélides et Géphyriens. Volume 1. 1-588. Librarie Encyclopédique de Roret. Paris. [some vol.2 species are also linked here but see also source 51472]., available online at http://books.google.com/books?id=FV9IAAAAYAAJ
page(s): 465; note: Heterocirrus is in Q. vol.1 [details]

source of synonymy Fauvel, P. 1927. Polychètes sédentaires. Addenda aux errantes, Arachiannélides, Myzostomaires. Faune de France Volume 16. 1-494. Paul Lechevalier. Paris., available online at http://www.faunedefrance.org/bibliotheque/docs/P.FAUVEL(FdeFr16)Polychetes-sendentaires.pdf
page(s): 102; note: synonymy to Dodecaceria concharum [details]

status source George, J. David and Petersen, Mary E. 1991. The validity of the genus Zeppelina Vaillant (Polychaeta: Ctenodrilidae). Ophelia supplement 5 (Systematics, Biology and Morphology of World Polychaeta): 89-100.
page(s): 90; note: reinstated and assigned to Dodecaceria [details]

Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editortype locality Brittany [details]
Link Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (14 publications) 
Notes 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTaxonomy Apparently valid in Dodecaceria. According to Petersen (informal, Annelida list, Nov 1996) "D. concharum sensu Gibson is D. ater (Quatrefages, 1866), described from material from northern France." Earlier George & Petersen (1991:90) had reinstated the name as a Dodecaceria. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Île-de-Bréhat, Brittany, France, 48.8374, -3.005037 (adjusted from gazetteer) [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:336462
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2008-03-18 12:55:09Z  created  Fauchald, Kristian
2008-03-26 11:36:43Z  changed  Fauchald, Kristian
2015-05-22 01:57:09Z  changed  Read, Geoffrey
  
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  Citation: Read, G. (2015). Heterocirrus ater Quatrefages, 1866. In: Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2015) World Polychaeta database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=336462 on 2015-09-04
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