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Polychaeta taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAbyssocapitella Buzhinskaja & Smirnov, 2000 
AphiaID: 325675

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 editorCapitellidae (Family)
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Typetaxon Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAbyssocapitella commensalis Buzhinskaja & Smirnov, 2000
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCapitellidae Grube, 1862
Sources  original description Buzhinskaja, G. N.; Smirnov, R. V. (2000). Abyssocapitella commensalis gen. et sp. n. associated with the deep-sea pogonophore Spirobrachia leospira Gureeva, 1975 (Polychaeta: Capitellidae). Ophelia. 52(3): 171-176., available online at http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/00785236.1999.10409425
page(s): 172 [details]

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 Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAbyssocapitella commensalis Buzhinskaja & Smirnov, 2000
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiagnosis Thorax with achaetous peristomium and 4 setigerous segments. First setiger complete with notopodia and neuropodia. Setigers 1-4 with capillary notosetae and neuropodial hooded hooks. Abdominal setigers with hooded hooks only, except for notopodia of setiger 5, which sometimes bears both capillaries and hooks. Branchiae and nephridial papillae absent. Pygidium simple lobe, without cirri.  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology The generic name refers to the depth of the locality where the genus was originally found, and its similarity to the genus Capitella.  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType species Abyssocapitella commensalis Buzhinskaja & Smirnov, 2000.  [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:325675
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Date   action   by
2008-03-14 12:50:56Z  created  Fauchald, Kristian
2008-03-26 11:36:43Z  changed  Fauchald, Kristian
2013-07-12 16:58:09Z  changed  Gil, João
  
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  Citation: Gil, J. (2014). Abyssocapitella Buzhinskaja & Smirnov, 2000. 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=325675 on 2014-10-30