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Polychaeta taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLepidasthenia commensalis (Webster, 1879) 
AphiaID: 157448

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 editorPolynoidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLepidastheniinae (Subfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLepidasthenia (Genus)
Status Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLepidametria commensalis Webster, 1879
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLepidasthenia Malmgren, 1867
Sources 
source of synonymy Barnich, R. and Fiege, D. 2004. Revision of the genus Lepidastheniella Monro, 1924 (Polychaeta: Polynoidae: Lepidastheniinae) with notes on the subfamily Lepidastheniinae and the description of a new species. Journal of Natural History, 38(7): 863-876 [details]

source of synonymy Pettibone M.H. (1963). Marine polychaete worms of the New England region. 1. Families Aphroditidae through Trochochaetidae. United States National Museum Bulletin. 227(1): 1-356. [details]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editormany-scaled worm  [details]
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution 
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 editorGulf of Maine [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth West Atlantic [details]

Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (2 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Notes 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Cobscook Bay; Massachusetts to Florida and Gulf of Mexico  [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat Found from the intertidal zone to 24 m depth; commensal with terebellid polychaete, Aphrodite. [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:157448
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2005-05-23 07:30:30Z  created  Cuvelier, Daphne
2007-01-23 08:53:40Z  changed  Barnich, Ruth
2008-03-26 11:36:43Z  changed  Fauchald, Kristian
  
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  Citation: Fauchald, K. (2014). Lepidasthenia commensalis (Webster, 1879). 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=157448 on 2014-04-21