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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLipobranchius capensis Willey, 1904 
AphiaID: 337939

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 editorScolecida (Infraclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScalibregmatidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLipobranchius (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLipobranchius capensis (Species)
Status Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted (subjective synonym)
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHyboscolex longiseta Schmarda, 1861
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLipobranchius Cunningham & Ramage, 1888
Sources  original description Willey, A. (1904). Littoral Polychaeta from the Cape of Good Hope. Transactions of the Linnean Society of London, Series 2, Zoology. 9(6): 255-268, plates 13-14., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/55323#page/289/mode/1up
page(s): 266, plate 13 figs. 23-24, plate 14 fig. 14 [details]

source of synonymy Day, J.H. (1967). A monograph on the Polychaeta of Southern Africa. Volume British Museum (Natural History) Publication. British Museum (Natural History). London. 1-878., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/bibliography/8596  [details]

Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Note 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpelling Genus spelled as ''Lipobranchus'' in the original description by Willey (1094: 266). [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:337939
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Date   action   by
2008-03-18 12:55:09Z  created  Fauchald, Kristian
2008-03-26 11:36:43Z  changed  Fauchald, Kristian
  
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  Citation: WoRMS (2015). Lipobranchius capensis Willey, 1904. 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=337939 on 2016-08-27
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