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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)
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcoetidae Kinberg, 1856
Sources  original description Ehlers, E. 1887. Report on the Annelids 31. Memoirs of the Museum of Comparative Zoology at Harvard College, Ser. 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, and in the Caribbean Sea, in the United States coast survey steamer "Blake". Preliminary report on the worms. Florida Anneliden., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/96641 [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. (2014). Euarche Ehlers, 1887. In: Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2014) World Polychaeta database. Accessed through: Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2014) World Polychaeta database at http://www.marinespecies.org/polychaeta/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=129133 on 2014-10-20