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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMyrianida flava Nygren, 2004 
AphiaID: 388939

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 editorSyllidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAutolytinae (Subfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAutolytini (Tribe) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMyrianida (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMyrianida Milne Edwards, 1845
Sources  original description Nygren, A. (2004). Revision of Autolytinae (Syllidae: Polychaeta). Zootaxa. 680: 1-314., available online at http://www.mapress.com/zootaxa/2004f/z00683f.pdf
page(s): 130-133, fig. 63A-G [details]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Specimen  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype SMNH 5952, locality San Juan Island (USA, Washington, San Juan Island (48º32.7'N, 123º00.8'W); epifauna on floating dock outside Friday Harbor laboratory, amongt hydroids, barnacles and sponges) [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 Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (1 nucleotides; 1 proteins) 
Notes 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDepth range 0-1 m. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution North East Pacific: USA, Washington.  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology The specific epithet flava is Latin, and means yellow, being the species named after its bright yellow-orange colour.  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat 0-1 m, amongst rich epifauna, sponges, barnacles, hydroids.  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorReproduction By schizogamy, most likely by posterior scissiparity. As indication of this were found several specimens with newly regenerating posterior ends.  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality USA, Washington, San Juan Island (48º32.7'N, 123º00.8'W).  [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:388939
Taxonomic
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Date   action   by
2009-04-03 07:35:23Z  created  db_admin
2014-07-28 07:19:37Z  changed  Gil, João
  
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  Citation: Gil, J. (2014). Myrianida flava Nygren, 2004. 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=388939 on 2014-09-22
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