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Polychaeta taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGlycera americana Leidy, 1855 
AphiaID: 157388

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 editorGlyceriformia (Suborder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGlyceridae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGlycera (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGlycera Savigny, 1818
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGlycera cirrata Grube, 1857 (subjective synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGlycera corrugata Baird, 1863 (subjective synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGlycera edentata Hansen, 1882 (subjective synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGlycera jucunda Kinberg, 1866 (subjective synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGlycera laevis Kinberg, 1866 (subjective synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGlycera misakiensis Izuka, 1912 (subjective synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGlycera opisthobranchiata Marenzeller, 1879 (subjective synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGlycera ovigera Schmarda, 1861 (subjective synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGlycera peruviana Quatrefages, 1866 (subjective synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGlycera rugosa Johnson, 1901 (subjective synonym)
Sources  original description Leidy, J.. 1855. Contributions towards a knowledge of the marine Invertebrate fauna of the coasts of Rhode Island and New Jersey. Journal of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia, New Series 3(2) no. 11: 135-152, pls. 10-11. (xii-1855) [details]

redescription Hilbig, Brigitte 1994. Family Glyceridae Grube, 1850. pages 197-214. IN: Blake, J.A. and Hilbig, Brigitte. Taxonomic Atlas of the Benthic Fauna of the Santa Maria Basin and Western Santa Barbara Channel. 4 - The Annelida Part 1. Oligochaeta and Polychaeta: Phyllodocida (Phyllodocidae to Paralacydoniidae). Santa Barbara Museum of Natural History. Santa Barbara [details]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution 
From other sources
Gulf of Mexico
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Mexico [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth West Atlantic [details]
Red Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorRed Sea [details]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNew Zealand Exclusive Economic Zone [details]

Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (7 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (64 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (3 nucleotides; 0 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Annelid Collection 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Notes 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution lower St. Lawrence estuary; Prince Edward Island (from the northern tip of Miscou Island, N.B. to Cape Breton Island south of Cheticamp, including the Northumberland Strait and Georges Bay to the Canso Strait causeway) [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Atlantic Ocean, Rhode Island [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:157388
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2005-05-23 07:30:30Z  created  Cuvelier, Daphne
2008-03-26 11:36:43Z  changed  Fauchald, Kristian
  
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  Citation: Polychaeta (2014). Glycera americana Leidy, 1855. 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=157388 on 2014-08-30