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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPrionospio saldanha Day, 1961 
AphiaID: 338540

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 editorSpionida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpioniformia (Suborder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpionidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPrionospio (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPrionospio Malmgren, 1867
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorApoprionospio saldanha (Day, 1961) (superseded recombination)
Sources  original description Day, J.H. 1961. The Polychaete Fauna of South Africa. Part 6. Sedentary species dredged off Cape coasts with a few new records from the shore. Journal of the Linnean Society of London, 44(299): 463-560., available online at http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1096-3642.1961.tb01623.x [details]

source of synonymy Foster, Nancy Marie 1971. Spionidae (Polychaeta) of the Gulf of Mexico and the Caribbean Sea. Studies on the Fauna of CuraƧao and other Caribbean Islands, 36(129): 1-183. [details]

source of synonymy Foster, Nancy M. 1969. New species of spionids (Polychaeta) from the Gulf of Mexico and Caribbean Sea with a partial revision of the genus Prionospio. Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington, 82(38), 381-400. [details]

status source Maciolek, Nancy J. 1985. A revision of the genus Prionospio Malmgren, with special emphasis on species from the Atlantic Ocean, and new records of species belonging to the genera Apoprionospio Foster and Paraprionospio Caullery (Polychaeta, Annelida, Spionidae). Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society, London 84: 325-383., available online at http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1096-3642.1985.tb01804.x [details]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (2 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Notes 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTaxonomy Moved to different genus|Moved to different genus [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorType locality South Africa [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:338540
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2008-03-18 12:55:09Z  created  Fauchald, Kristian
2008-03-26 11:36:43Z  changed  Fauchald, Kristian
2011-01-27 22:40:25Z  changed  Read, Geoffrey
  
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  Citation: Read, G. (2014). Prionospio saldanha. 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=338540 on 2014-09-02
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