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Polychaeta taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStreblosoma kaia Reuscher, Fiege & Wehe, 2012 
AphiaID: 598810

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 editorTerebellida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTerebellomorpha (Suborder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTerebellidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorThelepodinae (Subfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStreblosoma (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStreblosoma Sars, 1872
Source  original description Reuscher, Michael; Fiege, Dieter; Wehe, Thomas. 2012. Terebellomorph polychaetes from hydrothermal vents and cold seeps with the description of two new species of Terebellidae (Annelida: Polychaeta) representing the first records of the family from deep-sea vents. Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom 92(05): 997-1012, available online at http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/S0025315411000658 [details]

Environment marine
Distribution  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editortype locality Fiji Islands [from specimen] [view specimen]

Specimen  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype SMF 17820, locality Fiji Islands (North Fiji Basin, Pacific Ocean, 16° 59' 26.82 S, 173° 54' 56.22 E (-16.9908, 173.9156) [details]
Note 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology name refers to the Melanesian demons Kaia that inhabit volcanoes and metamorphose into different animals. [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:598810
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Date   action   by
2012-05-29 10:36:09Z  created  Read, Geoffrey
2012-07-17 05:17:08Z  changed  Read, Geoffrey
  
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  Citation: Read, G. (2013). Streblosoma kaia Reuscher, Fiege & Wehe, 2012. In: Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2013) World Polychaeta database. Accessed through: Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2013) World Polychaeta database at http://www.marinespecies.org/polychaeta/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=598810 on 2014-04-16