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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHydroides capensis Zibrowius, 1972 
AphiaID: 338003

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 editorSerpulidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHydroides (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHydroides capensis (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHydroides Gunnerus, 1768
Orig. name Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHydroides capensis Zibrowius, 1972
Source  original description Zibrowius, Helmut 1972. Hydroides norvegica Gunnerus, Hydroides azorica n.sp. et Hydroides capensis n.sp. (Polychaeta Serpulidae) espèces vicariantes dans l'Atlantique. Bulletin du Muséum d'Histoire Naturelle, Paris, Ser. 3, 33(39): 433-446. [details]

Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editortype locality Cape Provinces [details]
Specimen  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype BMNH BMNH. 1961.9.819-833, locality Cape Provinces (Offshore from Lambert’s Bay, north of Cape Town, western coast of South Africa.-32.0833° 17.9333° 128 m) [details]
Link Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Notes 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology Not stated, but H. capensis is evidently named after the Cape Provinces of South Africa. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Offshore from Lambert's Bay, north of Cape Town, western coast of South Africa.-32.0833° 17.9333°  [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:338003
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2008-03-18 12:55:09Z  created  Fauchald, Kristian
2008-03-26 11:36:43Z  changed  Fauchald, Kristian
2009-03-02 21:23:46Z  changed  ten Hove, Harry
  
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  Citation: ten Hove, H. (2015). Hydroides capensis. 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=338003 on 2016-08-29
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