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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmmochares assimilis Sars, 1851 
AphiaID: 337459

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 editorSabellida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOweniidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmmochares (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmmochares assimilis (Species)
Status Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted (superseded original combination)
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOwenia assimilis (Sars, 1851)
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmmochares Grube, 1846 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOwenia Delle Chiaje, 1844
Orig. name Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmmochares assimilis Sars, 1851
Sources  original description Sars, M. (1851). Beretning om en i Sommeren 1849 foretagen zoologisk Reise i Lofoten og Finmarken [1850 date used in Hydrozoa, 1851 in Polychaeta & others]. Nyt Magazin for Naturvidenskaberne. 6: 121-211., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/33948#page/129/mode/1up [details] [full text]

source of synonymy Koh, Byoung Seol; Bhaud, M. R.; and Jirkov, Igor A. (2003). Two new species of Owenia (Annelida: Polychaeta) in the northern part of the North Atlantic Ocean and remarks on previously erected species from the same area. Sarsia. 88(3): 175-188.
page(s): 183-184; note: informal redescription and usage as a valid species of Owenia [details]

source of synonymy McIntosh, W.C. 1915. A monograph of the British Annelids. Volume III. Part I. Text. Polychaeta, Opheliidae to Ammocharidae. 1-368. Ray Society. London., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/118632#page/9/mode/1up
note: to Owenia fusiformis [details]

Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editortype locality Norway [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (26 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Annelid Collection 
Notes 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTaxonomy was regarded as same as Owenia fusiformis. Koh et al (2003) regarded it as distinct. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Tromsø and Bergen, at 35–55 m, Norway [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:337459
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2008-03-18 12:55:09Z  created  Fauchald, Kristian
2008-03-26 11:36:43Z  changed  Fauchald, Kristian
2016-06-18 03:39:27Z  changed  Read, Geoffrey
  
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  Citation: Read, G. (2016). Ammochares assimilis Sars, 1851. In: Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2016). World Polychaeta database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=337459 on 2016-08-31
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