Thalassisobates littoralis, Seil Island, Scotland. Photograph copyright Tony Barber
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Myriapods taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGeophilus fucorum Brölemann, 1900 
AphiaID: 105490

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArthropoda > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMyriapoda > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChilopoda > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGeophilomorpha > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAdesmata > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGeophilidae > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGeophilus
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGeophilus Leach, 1814
Source  basis of record Barber, A.D. (2009b) Littoral myriapods; a review. Soil Organisms 81(3):735-760 [details]

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Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGeophilus fucorum seurati Brölemann, 1924 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGeophilus gracilis Meinert, 1870
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Distribution 
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Mediterranean Sea
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMediterranean Sea [details]
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North Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEuropean waters (ERMS scope) [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (2 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo PESI 
Notes 
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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Known from French Mediterranean coast, Corsica, Italy, Insular Greece.
Records from Eastern North Atlantic will refer to G.gracilis [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat Littoral zone.
"Vit sur les greves et dans les cordons de varech battus par les vagues" (Brolemann, 1930, Faune de France) [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTaxonomy The form previously referred to as Geophilus fucorum seurati Brölemann, 1924 is now known as Geophilus gracilis.
The relationships between Geophilus fucorum, Geophilus gracilis, Geophilus algarum & G.algarum decipiens probably require further work. [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:105490
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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  Minelli, Alessandro
2010-07-14 08:54:47Z  changed  Barber, A.D.
  
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  Citation: Barber, A.D. (2014). Geophilus fucorum Brölemann, 1900. In: Barber, A.D. (2014) World database of littoral Myriapoda. Accessed through: Barber, A.D. (2014) World database of littoral Myriapoda at http://www.marinespecies.org/myriapoda/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=105490 on 2014-04-18
  

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