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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParalaeospirini Knight-Jones, 1978 
AphiaID: 719189

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 editorSerpulidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpirorbinae (Subfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParalaeospirini (Tribe)
Status accepted
Rank Tribe
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpirorbinae Chamberlin, 1919
Sources  original description Knight-Jones, Phyllis. (1978). New Spirorbidae (Polychaeta: sedentaria) from the East Pacific, Atlantic, Indian and southern oceans. Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society, London. 64(3): 201-240., available online at http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/j.1096-3642.1978.tb01070.x/abstract
page(s): 237; note: Knight-Jones created a new subfamily, Paralaeospirinae. [details]

status source Rzhavsky, Alexander V., Kupriyanova, E.K., Sikorski , A.V. 2013. Two new species of serpulid polychaetes (Annelida) from the Barents Sea. Fauna norvegica 32: 27-38. http://www.ntnu.no/ojs/index.php/fauna_norvegica/article/view/1506/1481
page(s): 28; note: Subfamilies reduced to tribes, including Paralaeospirinae to Paralaeospirini [details]

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 Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParalaeospira Caullery & Mesnil, 1897
Environment marine
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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTaxonomy According to Knight-Jones (1978: 237) "Other sinistral tube incubating genera lack such processes and may be grouped in another new subfamily, the Paralaeospirinae, comprising Paralaeospira Caullery & Mesnil, Eulaeospira Pillai and Metalaeospira Pillai." Rzhavsky et al (2013) reduced this subfamily to a tribe, the Paralaeospirini. [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:719189
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2013-02-15 07:04:21Z  created  Rzhavsky, Alexander
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  Citation: Rzhavsky, A. (2013). Paralaeospirini Knight-Jones, 1978. In: Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2017). World Polychaeta database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=719189 on 2017-10-21
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