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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEulalia bilineata Webster & Benedict, 1887 
AphiaID: 367739

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 editorPhyllodociformia (Suborder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPhyllodocidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEteoninae (Subfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEulalia (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEulalia bilineata (Species)
Status Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted (junior homonym, possibly also junior synonym)
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEulalia bilineata (Johnston, 1840)
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEulalia Savigny, 1822
Orig. name Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEulalia bilineata Webster & Benedict, 1887
Sources  original description Webster, Henry E. and Benedict, James E. (1887). The Annelida Chaetopoda, from Eastport, Maine. U.S. Commission of Fish & Fisheries. Report of the United States Commissioner of Fisheries. 1885. part 13, II. appendix to report of commissioner, D.22. :707-758, including pls. 1-8., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/15839855
page(s): 710-711, plate I figs. 1-3, plate II fig. 4 [details] [full text]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution 
From other sources
New Zealand
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNew Zealand Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Maine [details]
Specimen  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSyntype USNM 394, locality Eastport (Eastport, Maine, Atlantic coast of the USA (gazetteer estimate 44.89°, -66.97°); on dredged shells) [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (1 barcode) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (37 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Notes 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDepth range 20-30 fathoms (about 36.6-54.9 m). [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Atlantic coast of the USA: Eastport (Maine); Provincetown (Massachusetts). [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology Not stated in the original description. The specific epithet bilineata (masculine: bilineatus) is a Latin adjective meaning 'doubly lined', and refers to the two longitudinal dark lines typical of the colour pattern of the species, described as being ''gray with two lateral dorsal brown bands, and with brown specks at the base of the feet, both above and below'' (Webster& Benedict, 1887: 711). [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat On dredged shells and sand, between 35-55 m. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSynonymy According to Pleijel (1991: 255) this species is a ''Junior homonym, possibly also junior synonym, to Eulalia bilineata (Johnston, 1840).'' [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Eastport, Maine, Atlantic coast of the USA (gazetteer estimate 44.89°, -66.97°), on dredged shells. [details]

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat Known from seamounts and knolls [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:367739
Taxonomic
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Date   action   by
2008-09-26 08:11:03Z  created  Fauchald, Kristian
2017-02-15 09:51:52Z  changed  Gil, João
  
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  Citation: Gil, J. (2017). Eulalia bilineata Webster & Benedict, 1887. In: Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2017). World Polychaeta database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=367739 on 2017-07-21
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