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Polychaeta taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArmandia melanura Gravier, 1905 
AphiaID: 209882

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 editorScolecida (Infraclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOpheliidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArmandia (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArmandia Filippi, 1861
Sources  original description Gravier, C. 1905. Sur les Annélides Polychètes de la Mer Rouge (Flabelligériens, Ophéliens, Capitelliens, Chétoptériens). Bulletin du Muséum d'Histoire Naturelle, Paris, 11(2), 89-94., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/27199#page/103/mode/1up [details]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editortype locality Gulf of Aden [from specimen] [view specimen]
From other sources
Red Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorRed Sea [details]

Specimen  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype , locality Gulf of Aden (Djibouti, Ville de Djibouti, south the Plateau du Serpent; under stones and in the crevices of rocks on the coast; shallow water at low tide (geocoordinates unstated, gazetteer estimate 11.6069, 43.165).) [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (6 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Notes 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology The specific epithet melanura refers to the strongly pigmented pygidium ("À cause de cette extrémité postérieure fortement pigmentée qui la rend immédiatement reconnaissable, nous proposons d'appeler cette nouvelle espèce Armania melanura" (Gravier, 1905: 91).  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Djibouti, Gulf of Aden. [details]

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSpecimen Musée National d'Histoire Naturelle, Paris, POLY TYPE 278 [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:209882
Taxonomic
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Date   action   by
1998-07-15 06:27:44Z  created  Fondo, Esther
2008-03-26 11:36:43Z  changed  Fauchald, Kristian
2014-02-25 21:50:01Z  changed  Gil, João
  
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  Citation: Gil, J. (2014). Armandia melanura Gravier, 1905. 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=209882 on 2014-07-26