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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSigalion oculatum Peters, 1854 
AphiaID: 338376

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 editorSigalionidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSigalion (Genus)
Status Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted (superseded original combination)
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEuthalenessa oculata (Peters, 1854)
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSigalion Audouin & Milne Edwards in Cuvier, 1830
Sources  original description Peters, Wilhelm C. H. 1854. Über die Gattung Bdella, Savigny, (Limnatis, Moquin-Tandon) und die in Mossambique beobachteten Anneliden, wovon hier eine Mittheilung folgt [informal title in meeting report]. Bericht über die zur Bekanntmachung geeigneten Verhandlungen der Königlichen Preussischen Akademie der Wissenschaften zu Berlin 1854: 607-614 , available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/11068511 [details] [full text]

source of synonymy Day, J.H. 1967. A monograph on the Polychaeta of Southern Africa. Volume British Museum (Natural History) Publication 656. 1-878. British Museum (Natural History). London., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/bibliography/8596  [details]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Notes 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTaxonomy Moved to different genus [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Indian Ocean, Mozambique [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:338376
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2008-03-18 12:55:09Z  created  Fauchald, Kristian
2008-03-26 11:36:43Z  changed  Fauchald, Kristian
2013-02-12 06:14:08Z  changed  Read, Geoffrey
  
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  Citation: Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (2014). Sigalion oculatum Peters, 1854. In: Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2014) World Polychaeta database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=338376 on 2014-04-20
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