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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphelina cyprophilia Neave & Glasby, 2013 
AphiaID: 743335

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 cyprophilia (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphelina Örsted, 1843
Source  original description Neave, Matthew J; Glasby, Christopher J. 2013. New species of Ophelina (Annelida: Opheliidae: Ophelininae) from northern Australia. Organisms Diversity & Evolution 13(2): 331-347 , available online at http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s13127-013-0130-x
page(s): 335-336, figs. 4a, 6a-b, 7 [details]

Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Specimen  Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype NTM W23825, locality Australian part of the Arafura Sea (Darwin Harbour, Bayview Haven, near entrance to lock, shallow water) [details]
Notes 
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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDepth range Intertidal to 10 m deep.  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Northern region of Northern Territory, Australia, in mudflats from the intertidal to 10 m deep. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEcology In mudflats from the intertidal to 10 m deep; maybe associated with mangroves.  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology The species name is derived from the Greek, Kypros, meaning copper, and philia, meaning fondness, referring to this species ability to live in sediments with high levels of copper. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Australia, Northern Territory, Darwin Harbour, Bayview Haven, near entrance to lock.  [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:743335
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2013-10-25 11:42:51Z  created  Gil, João
  
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  Citation: Gil, J. (2014). Ophelina cyprophilia Neave & Glasby, 2013. 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=743335 on 2014-12-26
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