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Polychaeta taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMetalaeospira Pillai, 1970 
AphiaID: 325118

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 editorCanalipalpata (Infraclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabellida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSerpulidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpirorbinae (Subfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRomanchellini (Tribe)
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Typetaxon Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpirorbis pixelli Harris, 1969 (type by original designation)
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRomanchellini P. Knight-Jones, 1978
Source  basis of record Fauchald, Kristian (2007). World Register of Polychaeta, available online at http://www.marinespecies.org/polychaeta [details]

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 Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMetalaeospira armiger Vine, 1977
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMetalaeospira clansmani Vine, 1977
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMetalaeospira pileoformis Lommerzheim, 1981 †
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMetalaeospira pixelli (Harris, 1969)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMetalaeospira tenuis Knight-Jones, 1973
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Link Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank  
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:325118
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Date   action   by
2008-03-05 14:39:51Z  created  Fauchald, Kristian
2008-03-26 11:36:43Z  changed  Fauchald, Kristian
2009-05-03 08:04:20Z  changed  ten Hove, Harry
2012-04-19 03:33:03Z  changed  Read, Geoffrey
  
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  Citation: Read, G.; ten Hove, H. (2014). Metalaeospira Pillai, 1970. 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=325118 on 2014-07-12