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Polychaeta taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNereis operta Stimpson, 1856 
AphiaID: 209774

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 editorNereidiformia (Suborder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNereididae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNereidinae (Subfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNereis (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNereis operta (Species)
Status alternate representation
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNereis (Neanthes) operta (Stimpson, 1856)
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNereis Linnaeus, 1758
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMastigonereis latipalpa Schmarda, 1861 (subjective synonym)
Sources  original description Stimpson, W. 1856. Description of some new marine invertebrates. Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia, 7(10): 385-395., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/1694499 [details]

source of synonymy Day, J.H. 1967. A monograph on the Polychaeta of Southern Africa. Volume British Museum (Natural History) Publication 656. 1-878. British Museum (Natural History). London., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/bibliography/8596  [details]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution 
From other sources
Mozambique
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMozambique [details]

LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:209774
Taxonomic
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Date   action   by
1997-08-26 11:57:53Z  created  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2006-07-14 15:54:19Z  changed  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2008-03-26 11:36:43Z  changed  Fauchald, Kristian
  
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  Citation: Polychaeta (2014). Nereis operta Stimpson, 1856. 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=209774 on 2014-11-28