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Polychaeta taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAotearia sulcaticeps Benham, 1927 
AphiaID: 326228

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 editorLumbrineridae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAotearia (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAotearia sulcaticeps (Species)
Status taxon inquirendum
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAotearia Benham, 1927
Orig. name Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAotearia sulcaticeps Benham, 1927
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLumbrineris sulcaticeps (Benham, 1927) (superseded subsequent combination)
Sources  original description Benham, W.B. 1927. Polychaeta. British Antarctic 'Terra Nova' Expedition Natural History Reports, Zoology, 7(2): 47-182.
page(s): 91 [details]

source of synonymy Knox, G. A. and Green, Kathryn M. 1972. The Polychaetous Annelids of New Zealand Part 2: Lumbrineridae. Journal of the Royal Society of New Zealand 2(1): 69-81.
page(s): 76; note: Recombined into Lumbrineris [details]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editortype locality New Zealand part of the Tasman Sea [details]
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Tasman Sea
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNew Zealand part of the Tasman Sea [from specimen] [view specimen]
From other sources
New Zealand
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNew Zealand Exclusive Economic Zone [details]

 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
Specimen  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSyntype NHMUK 1928.2.29.1, locality New Zealand part of the Tasman Sea (7 miles off Cape Maria Van Diemen, estimated as -34.4733, 172.4487) [details]
Link Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Notes 
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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTaxonomy Knox & Green recombined A. sulcaticeps in Lumbrineris. Orensanz placed it in his genus Lumbrineriopsis Orensanz, but Benham's genus would be senior. The validity of Aotearia sulcaticeps is unresolved. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality 7 miles off Cape Maria Van Diemen, estimated as -34.4733, 172.4487 [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:326228
Taxonomic
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Date   action   by
2008-03-17 10:44:16Z  created  Fauchald, Kristian
2008-03-26 11:36:43Z  changed  Fauchald, Kristian
2015-05-07 23:06:00Z  changed  Read, Geoffrey
  
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  Citation: Read, G. (2015). Aotearia sulcaticeps Benham, 1927. In: Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2015) World Polychaeta database. Accessed through: Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2015) World Polychaeta database at http://www.marinespecies.org/polychaeta/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=326228 on 2015-07-05