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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAktedrilus mortoni Erséus, 1984 
AphiaID: 475579

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnnelida (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClitellata (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOligochaeta (Subclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHaplotaxida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTubificina (Suborder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNaididae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPhallodrilinae (Subfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAktedrilus (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAktedrilus mortoni (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAktedrilus Knöllner, 1935
Orig. name Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAktedrilus mortoni Erséus, 1984
Sources  original description Erséus, C. (1984). The marine Tubificidae (Oligochaeta) of Hong Kong and Southern China. Asian Marine Biology 1. The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong. 135-175. [details]

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Environment marine, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Specimen  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype BMNH 1983:67:1, locality Hong Kong (At point at outer end of N side of Starfish Bay (inner end of Tolo Channel)) [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (1 publication) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Notes 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Southern China [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEcology Intertidal coarse sand. Aktedrilus mortoni, which also appears to be interstitial. coexists with A. sinensis at the type locality. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology Aktedrilus morroiti is named for Prof. Brian Morton (University of Hong Kong), who invited me to Hong Kong and encouraged me to investigate the oligochaete fauna treated in the present paper. [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:475579
Taxonomic
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Date   action   by
2010-05-11 08:20:37Z  created  Timm, Tarmo
2017-06-10 06:41:19Z  changed  van Haaren, Ton
  
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  Citation: van Haaren, T.; Timm, T. (2017). Aktedrilus mortoni Erséus, 1984. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=475579 on 2017-06-28
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