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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNereis pectinata Sowerby, 1806 
AphiaID: 337498

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 editorNereidiformia (Suborder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNereididae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNereidinae (Subfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNereis (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNereis pectinata (Species)
Status Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted (suppressed for priority by ICZN Opinion 1225)
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLagis koreni Malmgren, 1866
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNereis Linnaeus, 1758
Orig. name Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNereis pectinata Sowerby, 1806
Sources  original description Sowerby, James. (1806). The British miscellany; or, Coloured figures of new, rare, or little known animal subjects : many not before ascertained to be inhabitants of the British Isles: and chiefly in the possession of the author, James Sowerby. R. Taylor & Co., London, Vol. 1-2 136 pp., 76 plates., available online at http://dx.doi.org/10.5962/bhl.title.41623
page(s): 107 & colour plate 51 [details] [full text]

status source International Commission on Zoological Nomenclature (ICZN). (1982). OPINION 1225: Pectinaria Lamarck, 1818, Nereis cylindraria belgica Pallas, 1766 and Lagis koreni Malmgren, 1866 (Polychaeta): conserved. Bulletin of Zoological Nomenclature. 39(3): 186-191., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/12228099
page(s): 186; note: suppresses Nereis pectinata Sowerby, 1806 for purposes of priority [details]

status source Nielsen, Claus 1977. Pectinaria Lamarck, 1818 (Polychaeta), and the specific names P. belgica (Pallas, 1766) and P. koreni (Malmgren, 1866) to be validated under the plenary powers. Z.N. (S.) 2202. Bulletin of Zoological Nomenclature 34(2): 112-122.
note: Sowerby's Nereis pectinata identified with Pectinaria (Lagis) koreni [details]

Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editortype locality Dover Strait [details]
Link Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (11 publications) 
Notes 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNomenclature Nereis pectinata belongs in Pectinariidae. The name is suppressed in favour of later names, mainly Pectinaria (Lagis) koreni Malmgren, 1866 [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Sandwich Bay, north of Dover, England [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:337498
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2008-03-18 12:55:09Z  created  Fauchald, Kristian
2008-03-26 11:36:43Z  changed  Fauchald, Kristian
2016-10-20 20:19:28Z  changed  Read, Geoffrey
  
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  Citation: Read, G. (2016). Nereis pectinata. 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=337498 on 2016-12-09
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