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Polychaeta taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSternaspis fossor Stimpson, 1854 
AphiaID: 131241

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 editorCanalipalpata (Infraclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTerebellida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCirratuliformia (Suborder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSternaspidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSternaspis (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSternaspis Otto, 1821
Sources  original description Stimpson, W., 1854. Synopsis of the marine Invertebrata of Grand Manan: or the region about the mouth of the Bay of Fundy, New Brunswick. Smithsonian Contributions to Knowledge 6: 1-66, Plates 1-3., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/73632#page/5/mode/1up [details]

source of synonymy Hartman, Olga 1959. Catalogue of the Polychaetous Annelids of the World. Parts 1 and 2. Occasional Papers of the Allan Hancock Foundation, 23: 628 pp. [details]

redescription Petersen, Mary E. 2000. Family Sternaspidae Carus, 1863, including a review of described species and comments on some points of confusion. pages 311-336. IN: Blake, J. A.; Hilbig, B.; and Scott, P. Valentich. Taxonomic Atlas of the Benthic Fauna of Santa Maria Basin and the Western Santa Barbara Channel. Volume 7, The Annelida Part 4, Polychaeta: Flabelligeridae to Sternaspidae. Santa Barbara Museum of Natural History. Santa Barbara [details]

redescription Sendall, Kelly; Salazar-Vallejo, Sergio. 2013. Revision of Sternaspis Otto, 1821 (Polychaeta, Sternaspidae). ZooKeys 286(0): 1-74, available online at http://dx.doi.org/10.3897/zookeys.286.4438
page(s): 34 [details]

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Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSternaspis fossor africana Augener, 1918 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSternaspis africana Augener, 1918
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution 
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Canada
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNova Scotia [from specimen] [view specimen]
From other sources
Bay of Fundy
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCobscook Bay [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEuropean waters (ERMS scope) [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Maine [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth West Atlantic [details]

Specimen  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNeotype USNM 15543, locality Nova Scotia (88 km E Cape Sable, Nova Scotia, 153 m, no geolocation data given.) [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorRedescription of Sternaspis fossor Stimpson, 1854 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (6 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (49 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (9 nucleotides; 6 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo PESI 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Annelid Collection 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Designated by neotype as 88 km E Cape Sable, Nova Scotia, 153 m, no geolocation data given. Original holotype type locality Grand Manan Channel, Bay of Fundy, Canada.  [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:131241
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Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  Bellan, G√©rard
2008-03-26 11:36:43Z  changed  Fauchald, Kristian
  
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  Citation: Polychaeta (2014). Sternaspis fossor Stimpson, 1854. 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=131241 on 2014-08-22