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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphelina arctica (McIntosh in Jeffreys, 1876) 
AphiaID: 588516

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 editorScolecida (Infraclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOpheliidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphelininae (Subfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphelina (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphelina arctica (Species)
Status Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted (superseded recombination)
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmmotrypanella arctica (McIntosh in Jeffreys, 1876)
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphelina Örsted, 1843
Orig. name Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTachytrypane arctica McIntosh in Jeffreys, 1876
Source  new combination reference Imajima, Minoru. (2009). Deep-sea Benthic polychaetes off Pacific Coast of the northern Honshu, Japan. National Museum of Nature and Science Monographs. 39: 39–192 [In. T. Fujita (ed.) theme issue, "Deep-sea fauna and pollutants off Pacific Coast of northern Japan"].
page(s): 137-138, fig. 43A-D [details]

Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
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Notes 
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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDepth range 253-2055 m. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Atlantic Ocean. Off Pacific coast of northern Honshu Island (Japan). [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTaxonomy Imajima (2009) was apparently unaware of the redescription by Schüller (2008), who retained Ammotrypanella as valid. [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:588516
Taxonomic
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Date   action   by
2011-11-22 21:14:34Z  created  Read, Geoffrey
2017-03-11 23:16:05Z  changed  Gil, João
  
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  Citation: Gil, J.; Read, G. (2017). Ophelina arctica (McIntosh in Jeffreys, 1876). 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=588516 on 2017-10-22
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