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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorErrantia 
AphiaID: 754174

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 editorErrantia (Subclass)
Authority Audouin & H Milne Edwards, 1832
Status accepted
Rank Subclass
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolychaeta
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAciculata (subjective synonym)
Sources  original description Audouin, J.V. and Milne Edwards, H. (1832). Classification des Annélides et description de celles qui habitent les côtes de la France. Annales des sciences naturelles, Paris. Sér. 1, 27: 337-447., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/29379#page/341/mode/1up
page(s): 359 [details]

identification resource Day, J. H. (1967). [Errantia] A monograph on the Polychaeta of Southern Africa. Part 1. Errantia. British Museum (Natural History), London. pp. vi, 1–458, xxix., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/bibliography/8596  [details]

identification resource Nygren, Arne; Pleijel, Fredrik. (2015). Ringmaskar: Havsborstmaskar, Annelida: Polychaeta. [ArtDatabanken, SLU, Uppsala]. ArtDatabanken. Sveriges lantbruksuniversitet. [360 pp., checklist & keys, online pdf]., available online at http://www.artdatabanken.se/aktuellt/aktuellt/2015/maj/ny-interaktiv-pdf-av-havsborstmaskar-inom-nationalnyckeln-foer-sveriges-flora-och-fauna/
note: Key to species of Aciculata/Errantia of Sweden [details]

identification resource Hartman, O. 1964. Polychaeta Errantia of Antarctica. Antarctic Research Series, 3: 1-131., available online at https://doi.org/10.1029/AR003 [details]

identification resource Hartman, O. 1968. Atlas of the errantiate polychaetous annelids from California. 1-828. Allan Hancock Foundation, University of Southern California. Los Angeles. [details]

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 Order Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphinomida
Order Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEunicida
Order Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPhyllodocida
Environment marine
Fossil range recent + fossil
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAuthority H Milne Edwards spelling corrected (was incorrect as Milne-Edwards) [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClassification Long-established major grouping within Polychaeta or Annelida. Revival proposed by Struck (2011). Aciculata as used by Rouse & Fauchald (disclaiming Linnaean ranks) and others since 1997 is roughly equivalent. [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:754174
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Date   action   by
2014-02-18 00:49:53Z  created  Read, Geoffrey
2015-03-07 02:40:30Z  changed  Read, Geoffrey
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  Citation: Read, G. (2015). Errantia. 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=754174 on 2017-10-20
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