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Polychaeta taxon details

Aphelochaeta Blake, 1991

129240  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:129240)

accepted
Genus
Tharyx monilaris Hartman, 1960 accepted as Aphelochaeta monilaris (Hartman, 1960) (type by original designation)
Species Aphelochaeta aequiseta (Hartmann-Schröder, 1962)
Species Aphelochaeta antelonga Dean & Blake, 2016
Species Aphelochaeta arizonae Magalhaes & Bailey-Brock, 2013
Species Aphelochaeta bullata Doner & Blake, 2009
Species Aphelochaeta elongata Blake, 1996
Species Aphelochaeta filibranchia (Day, 1961)
Species Aphelochaeta filiformis (Keferstein, 1862)
Species Aphelochaeta glandaria Blake, 1996
Species Aphelochaeta guimondi Dean & Blake, 2016
Species Aphelochaeta guttata Doner & Blake, 2009
Species Aphelochaeta honouliuli Magalhaes & Bailey-Brock, 2013
Species Aphelochaeta longisetosa (Hartmann-Schröder, 1965)
Species Aphelochaeta malefica Elías & Rivero, 2009
Species Aphelochaeta marioni (Saint-Joseph, 1894)
Species Aphelochaeta mcintoshi (Southern, 1914)
Species Aphelochaeta monilaris (Hartman, 1960)
Species Aphelochaeta multibranchis (Grube, 1863)
Species Aphelochaeta multifilis (Moore, 1909)
Species Aphelochaeta nigrorostrum (Hartman & Fauchald, 1971)
Species Aphelochaeta pacifica (Annenkova, 1937)
Species Aphelochaeta petersenae Blake, 1996
Species Aphelochaeta phillipsi Blake, 1996
Species Aphelochaeta praeacuta Dean & Blake, 2016
Species Aphelochaeta saipanensis Magalhaes & Bailey-Brock, 2013
Species Aphelochaeta serrata (Eliason, 1962)
Species Aphelochaeta serratiseta (Banse & Hobson, 1968)
Species Aphelochaeta striata Dean & Blake, 2016
Species Aphelochaeta tigrina Blake, 1996
Species Aphelochaeta williamsae Blake, 1996
Species Aphelochaeta zebra Dean & Blake, 2016

Species Aphelochaeta multibranchiis [auct. lapsus] accepted as Aphelochaeta multibranchis (Grube, 1863) (misspelling of 'multibranchis')
Species Aphelochaeta parva (Berkeley, 1929) accepted as Tharyx parvus Berkeley, 1929 (superseded subsequent combination)
Species Aphelochaeta secunda (Banse & Hobson, 1968) accepted as Monticellina secunda (Banse & Hobson, 1968) accepted as Kirkegaardia secunda (Banse & Hobson, 1968) (superseded recombination)
Species Aphelochaeta vivipara (Christie, 1984) accepted as Chaetozone vivipara (Christie, 1984) (superseded recombination)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Blake, J.A. 1991. Revision of some genera and species of Cirratulidae (Polychaeta) from the western North Atlantic. Ophelia, supplement 5 (Systematics, Biology and Morphology of World Polychaeta): 17-30.
page(s): 28 [details]   
Etymology Name from Greek apheles, for smooth, chaetos for long 'hair'  
Etymology Name from Greek apheles, for smooth, chaetos for long 'hair' [details]
Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2018). World Polychaeta database. Aphelochaeta Blake, 1991. Accessed at: http://www.marinespecies.org/polychaeta/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=129240 on 2018-08-19
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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
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original description Blake, J.A. 1991. Revision of some genera and species of Cirratulidae (Polychaeta) from the western North Atlantic. Ophelia, supplement 5 (Systematics, Biology and Morphology of World Polychaeta): 17-30.
page(s): 28 [details]   

additional source de Kluijver, M.J.; Ingalsuo, S.S.; van Nieuwenhuijzen, A.J.L.; Veldhuijzen van Zanten, H.H. (2000). Macrobenthos of the North Sea [CD-ROM]: 2. Keys to Polychaeta, Nemertina, Sipuncula, Platyhelminthes and miscellaneous worm-like groups. World Biodiversity Database CD-ROM Series. Expert Center for Taxonomic Identification (ETI): Amsterdam, The Netherlands. ISBN 3-540-14808-6. 1 cd-rom pp. (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Bellan, Gerard. (2001). Polychaeta, in: Costello, M.J. et al. (Ed.) (2001). European register of marine species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification. Collection Patrimoines Naturels. 50: pp. 214-231. (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Glasby, C.J.; Read, G.B.; Lee, K.E.; Blakemore, R.J.; Fraser, P.M.; Pinder, A.M.; Erséus, C.; Moser, W.E.; Burreson, E.M.; Govedich, F.R.; Davies, R.W.; Dawson, E.W. (2009). Phylum Annelida: bristleworms, earthworms, leeches, in: Gordon, D.P. (Ed.) (2009). New Zealand inventory of biodiversity: 1. Kingdom Animalia: Radiata, Lophotrochozoa, Deuterostomia. pp. 312-358. [details]   

identification resource Dean, Harlan K.; Blake, James A. (2016). Aphelochaeta (Polychaeta: Cirratulidae) from the Pacific coast of Costa Rica, with a description of five new species. Zootaxa. 4103(2): 101-116., available online at https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4103.2.1
page(s): 114; note: Tabulated morphological characters of 19 species of Aphelochaeta, Eastern North Pacific, Hawaiian Islands and Central Pacific [details]   

identification resource Blake, J.A. 1996. Family Cirratulidae Ryckholdt, 1851. Including a revision of the genera and species from the eastern North Pacific. pages 263-384. IN: Blake, James A.; Hilbig, Brigitte; and Scott, Paul H. Taxonomic Atlas of the Benthic Fauna of the Santa Maria Basin and Western Santa Barbara Channel. 6 - The Annelida Part 3. Polychaeta: Orbiniidae to Cossuridae. Santa Barbara Museum of Natural History. Santa Barbara [details]   
 

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Diagnosis Pair of grooved palps arising either on or anterior to chaetiger one; abdominal segments frequently beaded in appearance; chaetae all simple capillaries, lacking distinct denticulations, lacking sawtooth edge; posterior body end frequently "expanded". [details]

Etymology Name from Greek apheles, for smooth, chaetos for long 'hair' [details]