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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolynoe lunulata Delle Chiaje, 1830 
AphiaID: 339820

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 lunulata (Species)
Status Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted (superseded original combination)
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMalmgrenia lunulata (Delle Chiaje, 1830)
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolynoe Lamarck, 1818
Orig. name Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolynoe lunulata Delle Chiaje, 1830
Sources  original description Delle chiaje, Stefano. (1822 [1830]). [POLYCHAETA context] [Plates atlas] Memorie sulla storia e notomia degli animali senza vertebre del regno di Napoli / di Stefano delle Chiaje. , available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/40484#5
page(s): plate 79; note: generally believed published in 1830 [details]

source of synonymy Fauvel, P. (1923). Polychètes errantes. Faune de France. Librairie de la Faculte des Sciences. Paris. 5: 1-488., available online at http://www.faunedefrance.org/  [details]

redescription Claparède, É. (1868). Les annélides chétopodes du Golfe de Naples. Mémoires de la Société de Physique et d'Histoire Naturelle de Genève. 19(2): 313-584, plates I-XVI., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/50163#page/375/mode/1up
page(s): 373, pl 2: fig. 1, 1A-F.; note: first description? [details]

Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editortype locality Gulf of Naples [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (18 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Notes 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTaxonomy According to Pettibone (1993:35) "The species has been widely reported as Harmothoe lunulata (Delle Chiaje) by Mclntosh (1900), Fauvel (1923), and many others; and as Malmgrenia lunulata (Delle Chiaje) by Pettibone (1953) and others. As a northern species it has been reported from the eastern Atlantic and eastern Pacific, living commensally with a variety of hosts, including echinoderms, polychaetes, and balanoglossids. Far too many species have been lumped under M. lunulata." [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Mediterranean Sea, Gulf of Naples [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType material According to Pettibone (1993:35) "No type material is available for Polynoe lunulata Delle Chiaje from the Mediterranean, which was incompletely described and figured by Delle Chiaje and Claparede."  [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:339820
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Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2008-03-18 12:55:09Z  created  Fauchald, Kristian
2008-03-26 11:36:43Z  changed  Fauchald, Kristian
2015-11-12 21:59:04Z  changed  Read, Geoffrey
  
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  Citation: Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (2015). Polynoe lunulata Delle Chiaje, 1830. 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=339820 on 2016-07-26
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