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Polychaeta taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEuarche Ehlers, 1887 
AphiaID: 129133

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) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPhyllodocida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAphroditiformia (Suborder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcoetidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEuarche (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcoetidae Kinberg, 1856
Sources  original description Ehlers, Ernst. (1887). Reports on the results of dredging, under the direction of L. F. Pourtalès, during the years 1868-1870, and of Alexander Agassiz, in the Gulf of Mexico (1877-78), and in the Caribbean Sea (1878-79), in the U.S. Coast Survey steamer "Blake", Lieut-Com. C. D. Sigsbee, U.S.N. and Commander J. R. Bartlett, U.S.N., commanding. XXXI. Report on the Annelids. Memoirs of the Museum of Comparative Zoology at Harvard College. 15: vi & 335 pp., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/96641#page/7/mode/1up [details]

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 Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEuarche cristata Núñez in Palmero, Martínez, Brito & Núñez, 2008
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEuarche maculosa (Treadwell, 1931)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEuarche mexicana Pettibone, 1989
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEuarche rudipalpa (Amaral & Nonato, 1984)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEuarche tubifex Ehlers, 1887
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiagnosis (Salazar-Vallejo et al. 2004, modified after Barnich & Fiege 2003). Prostomium with sessile eyes, rarely missing; two lateral and one median antennae. Palps long, papillate; tentacular segment distinct dorsally, sometimes with chaetae. Segment 2 with elytra and long ventral cirrus. Parapodia biramous, without branchiae; notopodium reduced, notochaetae delicate, long capillaries; neuropodium projecting, neurochaetae of different kinds: long, slender, with many long spines in distal part; short, slender with few widespread spines; acicular with hirsute tip; lanceolate, twisted, with many whorls of spines. Pharynx with paired marginal papillae. Jaws 2 pairs, each with 3-8 teeth. [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:129133
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Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  Bellan, Gérard
2006-09-11 06:44:08Z  changed  Martinez, Olga
2007-01-24 08:43:46Z  checked  Barnich, Ruth
2008-03-26 11:36:43Z  changed  Fauchald, Kristian
  
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  Citation: Fauchald, K.; Bellan, G. (2008). Euarche Ehlers, 1887. In: Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2016). World Polychaeta database. Accessed at http://www.marinespecies.org/polychaeta/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=129133 on 2016-09-30