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Polychaeta taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMarphysa mossambica (Peters, 1854) 
AphiaID: 209829

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 editorEunicida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEunicidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMarphysa (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMarphysa Quatrefages, 1865
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEunice mossambica Peters, 1854 (superseded original combination)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMarphysa simplex Treadwell, 1922 (subjective synonym, junior secondary homonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNauphanta mossambica (Peters, 1855) (superseded recombination)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNauphanta novaehollandiae Kinberg, 1865 (subjective synonym)
Sources 
source of synonymy Fauvel, P. 1917. Annélides Polychètes de L'Australie meridionale. Archives de zoologie expérimentale et générale, 56: 159-277. [details]

source of synonymy Hartman, O. 1944. Polychaetous Annelids. Part V. Eunicea. Allan Hancock Pacific Expeditions, 10(1): 1-237. [details]

source of synonymy Hartman, O. 1956. Polychaetous annelids erected by Treadwell, 1891 to 1948, together with a brief chronology. Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History, 109(2): 239-310., available online at http://hdl.handle.net/2246/1145 [details]

status source Glasby, Chris J.; Hutchings Pat, A. (2010). A new species of Marphysa Quatrefages, 1865 (Polychaeta: Eunicida: Eunicidae) from northern Australia and a review of similar taxa from the Indo-west Pacific, including the genus Nauphanta Kinberg, 1865. Zootaxa 2352: 29–45. , available online at http://www.mapress.com/zootaxa/2010/f/z02352p045f.pdf
page(s): 37 [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]
Red Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorRed Sea [details]

Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Annelid Collection 
Notes 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution also distributed in Philippine Islands, Australia, Bay of Bengal, India and East Africa (Fauvel, 1953). [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTaxonomy Current taxon junior synonym of species listed|Moved to different genus [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:209829
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
1997-08-26 11:57:53Z  created  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2000-09-05 11:28:13Z  changed  Govaerts, Ann
2008-03-26 11:36:43Z  changed  Fauchald, Kristian
2010-02-21 03:40:00Z  changed  Read, Geoffrey
2013-02-11 21:05:20Z  changed  Read, Geoffrey
  
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  Citation: Read, G. (2014). Marphysa mossambica (Peters, 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=209829 on 2014-09-30