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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNereis aries Dalyell, 1853 
AphiaID: 338474

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 aries (Species)
Status Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted (subjective synonym)
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScolelepis vulgaris (Johnston, 1827)
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNereis Linnaeus, 1758
Sources  original description Dalyell, John Graham. (1853). The Powers of the Creator displayed in the Creation: or, observations on life amidst the various forms of the humbler tribes of animated nature with practical comments and illustrations. volume 2 [Vermes, etc] pp.359. John van Voorst. London., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/18804951 [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 [details]

Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editortype locality United Kingdom Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Notes 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTaxonomy Questionably synonym of species listed [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTaxonomy Species uncertain [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Atlantic Ocean, England [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:338474
Taxonomic
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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). Nereis aries Dalyell, 1853. 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=338474 on 2016-10-01
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