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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOrbiniida 
AphiaID: 884

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)
Status nomen dubium (Superfluous name)
Rank Order
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScolecida
Sources  basis of record Fauchald, K. 1977. The polychaete worms, definitions and keys to the orders, families and genera. Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County: Los Angeles, CA (USA) Science Series 28:1-188, available online at http://www.vliz.be/imisdocs/publications/123110.pdf [details]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Note 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editordescription Prostomium without appendages; maximally two asetigerous anterior segments present; no additional cephalized segments present. Palps absent; eversible pharynx either an axial sac or a ventrolateral pad. Parapodia biramous; all setae simple, including capillary setae and usually acicular spines and serrated or spinose setae. [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:884
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  db_admin
2008-03-26 11:36:43Z  changed  Fauchald, Kristian
2010-03-03 00:50:30Z  changed  Read, Geoffrey
2010-03-03 21:39:55Z  changed  Read, Geoffrey
  
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  Citation: Read, G. (2014). Orbiniida. 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=884 on 2014-09-30
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