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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGaleolaria decumbens Sowerby & Sowerby, 1820-25 
AphiaID: 328069

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 editorGaleolaria (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGaleolaria decumbens (Species)
Status Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted (subjective synonym)
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGaleolaria caespitosa Lamarck, 1818
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGaleolaria Lamarck, 1818
Orig. name Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGaleolaria decumbens Sowerby & Sowerby, 1820-25
Sources  original description Sowerby, James; Sowerby, George Brettingham. (1820 [-1825]). The genera of recent and fossil shells, for the use of students in conchology and geology. vol 1., available online at http://dx.doi.org/10.5962/bhl.title.86281
page(s): 70 (righthand page) & mention of Figs1-3 [details]

source of synonymy Haswell, William A. (1885 [for year 1884]). The marine annelids of the order Serpulea. Some observations on the their anatomy, with the characteristics of the Australian species. Proceedings of the Linnean Society of New South Wales. 9(3): 649-675, plates 31-35., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/6602691 [details] [full text]

source of synonymy Deshayes, G. P. and Milne Edwards, H. 1836. Histoire naturelle des animaux sans vertèbres : présentant les caractères généraux et particuliers de ces animaux ... : précédée d'une introduction ... / par J. B. P. A. de Lamarck. Tome 2. Baillière, Paris. pp. 1-683., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/43896#page/7/mode/1up
page(s): 637 [details]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
Notes 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEditor's comment Sowerby & Sowerby's figures are unmistakably caespitosa. His (their) later attribution of material from the Cape (in Mörch 1863: 369-370) should most probably be attributed to Pomatoleios kraussii  [details]

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Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Africa and Australia [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:328069
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2008-03-17 10:44:16Z  created  Fauchald, Kristian
2008-03-26 11:36:43Z  changed  Fauchald, Kristian
2009-08-12 12:06:36Z  changed  ten Hove, Harry
  
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  Citation: ten Hove, H. (2009). Galeolaria decumbens Sowerby & Sowerby, 1820-25. In: Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2015) World Polychaeta database. Accessed at http://www.marinespecies.org/polychaeta/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=328069 on 2016-12-08