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Polychaeta taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMarphysa purcellana Willey, 1904 
AphiaID: 329260

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 editorEunicidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMarphysa (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMarphysa Quatrefages, 1865
Sources  original description Willey, A. 1904. Littoral Polychaeta from the Cape of Good Hope. Transactions of the Linnean Society of London, Ser. 2, zoology, 9(6): 255-268., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/55323#page/289/mode/1up [details]

redescription Katsiaras, Nikolaos; Simboura, Nomiki; Koutsoubas, Drosos. (2014). The rare subgroup C1 of Marphysa (Polychaeta, Eunicidae): re-description of species and first records in the Mediterranean Sea. Zootaxa. 3873(3): 201-217., available online at http://dx.doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.3873.3.1
page(s): 208 [redescription including type examination] [details]

Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editortype locality Table Bay [from specimen] [view specimen]

Specimen  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype BMNH 1911.2.1.13, locality Table Bay (Kelp forests of Ecklonia maxima) [details]
Link Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
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From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality South Africa [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:329260
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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
  
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  Citation: Polychaeta (2014). Marphysa purcellana Willey, 1904. 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=329260 on 2014-10-23