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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEulepis challengeriae McIntosh, 1885 
AphiaID: 336588

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 editorAphroditiformia (Suborder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEulepethidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEulepis (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEulepis challengeriae (Species)
Status Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted (superseded original combination)
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorProeulepethus challengeriae (McIntosh, 1885)
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEulepis Grube, 1875 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEulepethus Chamberlin, 1919
Orig. name Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEulepis challengeriae McIntosh, 1885
Sources  original description McIntosh, W.C. (1885). Report on the Annelida Polychaeta collected by H.M.S. Challenger during the years 1873-1876. Report on the Scientific Results of the Voyage of H.M.S.Challenger during the years 1872-76, Ser. Zoology, 12: 1-554., available online at http://www.19thcenturyscience.org/HMSC/HMSC-Reports/Zool-34/htm/doc.html [details]

source of synonymy Pettibone, Marian H. (1986). Additions to the family Eulepethidae Chamberlin (Polychaeta: Aphroditacea). Smithsonian Contributions to Zoology. (441), 1-51., available online at https://doi.org/10.5479/si.00810282.441
page(s): 19; note: to Proeulepethus challengeriae [details]

source of synonymy Hartman, Olga. (1959). Catalogue of the Polychaetous Annelids of the World. Parts 1 and 2. Allan Hancock Foundation Occasional Paper. 23: 1-628. [details]

status source Pettibone, M.H. (1969). Revision of the aphroditoid polychaetes of the family Eulepethidae Chamberlin (=Eulepidinae Darboux; =Pareulepidae Hartman). Smithsonian Contributions to Zoology. 41: 1-44., available online at http://si-pddr.si.edu/dspace/handle/10088/5690
page(s): 43; note: E. challengeriae considered 'questionable' (indeterminable) by Pettibone [details]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editortype locality contained in West Indies [details]
Notes 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpecimen The Natural History Museum, London [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStatus Indeterminable because of the lack of the posterior end and the poor condition of the specimen (fide Pettibone, 1969) [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTaxonomy Moved to different genus [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Caribbean Sea, West Indies [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:336588
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2008-03-18 12:55:09Z  created  Fauchald, Kristian
2008-03-26 11:36:43Z  changed  Fauchald, Kristian
2017-02-12 21:27:49Z  changed  Read, Geoffrey
  
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  Citation: Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (2017). Eulepis challengeriae McIntosh, 1885. In: Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2017). World Polychaeta database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=336588 on 2017-07-25
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