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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOsedax japonicus Fujikura, Fujiwara & Kawato, 2006 
AphiaID: 390051

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 editorSabellida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSiboglinidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOsedax (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOsedax japonicus (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOsedax Rouse, Goffredi & Vrijenhoek, 2004
Sources  original description Fujikura, Fujiwara &, Kawato. 2006. A new species of Osedax (Annelida: Siboglinidae) associated with whale carcasses off Kyushu, Japan. Zoological Science, 23(8): 733-740, available online at http://dx.doi.org/10.2108/zsj.23.733 [details]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Specimen  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype NSMT Pol H 478 [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (2 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (15 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (3 nucleotides; 2 proteins) 
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:390051
Taxonomic
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Date   action   by
2009-04-03 07:35:23Z  created  db_admin
2013-09-16 22:45:09Z  checked  Read, Geoffrey
  
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  Citation: Read, G. (2014). Osedax japonicus Fujikura, Fujiwara & Kawato, 2006. 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=390051 on 2014-12-26
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