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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolynoe gigas Johnson, 1897 
AphiaID: 338901

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 editorPolynoidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolynoinae (Subfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolynoe (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolynoe gigas (Species)
Status Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted (superseded original combination)
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLepidasthenia gigas (Johnson, 1897)
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolynoe Lamarck, 1818
Sources  original description Johnson, Herbert P. 1897. A preliminary account of the marine annelids of the Pacific coast, with descriptions of new species. Proceedings of the California Academy of Sciences, Ser. 3, 1(5): 153-199., available online at http://www.archive.org/details/proceedingscali01sciegoog [details] [full text]

source of synonymy Hartman, Olga. (1959). Catalogue of the Polychaetous Annelids of the World. Parts 1 and 2. Allan Hancock Foundation Occasional Paper. 23: 1-628. [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 (14 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Notes 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpecimen Museum of Comparative Zoology, Harvard [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTaxonomy Moved to different genus [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Pacific Ocean, San Pedro or Point Loma, California [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:338901
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: Fauchald, K. (2014). Polynoe gigas Johnson, 1897. 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=338901 on 2014-12-25
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