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Polychaeta name details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorQuestidae Hartman, 1966

904  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:904)

Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted (subjective synonym)
Family
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorQuesta Hartman, 1966 (type by monotypy)

Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNovaquesta Hobson, 1970 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorQuesta Hartman, 1966 (subjective synonym)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Hartman, O. 1966. Quantitive survey of the benthos of San Pedro Basin, southern California. Part II. Final results and conclusions. Allan Hancock Pacific Expeditions, 19(2): 187-455., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/88798#page/221/mode/1up
page(s): 197 [details]   
Read, G. (2012). Questidae Hartman, 1966. In: Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2017). World Polychaeta database. Accessed at http://www.marinespecies.org/polychaeta/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=904 on 2017-12-11

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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
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original description Hartman, O. 1966. Quantitive survey of the benthos of San Pedro Basin, southern California. Part II. Final results and conclusions. Allan Hancock Pacific Expeditions, 19(2): 187-455., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/88798#page/221/mode/1up
page(s): 197 [details]   

basis of record Fauchald, K. (1977). The polychaete worms, definitions and keys to the orders, families and genera. Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County: Los Angeles, CA (USA), Science Series. 28:1-188., available online at http://www.vliz.be/imisdocs/publications/123110.pdf [details]   

additional source Rouse, G.W.; Fauchald, K. (1997). Cladistics and polychaetes. Zoologica Scripta. 26(2), 139-204., available online at http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1463-6409.1997.tb00412.x [details]   

additional source Rousset, Vincent; Pleijel, Fredrik; Rouse, Greg W.; Erséus, Christer; Siddall, Mark E. 2007. A molecular phylogeny of annelids. Cladistics 23(1): 41-63 , available online at https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1096-0031.2006.00128.x [details]   

redescription Giere, Olav and Erséus, Christer 1998. A systematic account of the Questidae (Annelida, Polychaeta), with description of new taxa. Zoologica Scripta, 27(4): 345-360, 5 figures, 3 tables., available online at https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1463-6409.1998.tb00466.x [details]   

status source Giere, O.; Ebbe, B.; Erséus, C. 2007. Questa (Annelida, Polychaeta, Orbiniidae) from Pacific regions - new species and reassessment of the genus Periquesta. Organisms Diversity & Evolution 7(4): 304-319 [details]   

context source (MSBIAS) MEDIN. (2011). UK checklist of marine species derived from the applications Marine Recorder and UNICORN. version 1.0. [details]   
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClassification Erected for Questa Hartman, 1966, which is a genus of superficially oligochaete-like polychaetes with diagnostic aberrant internal features. Now asserted on molecular and other grounds to belong as a sub-group in Orbiniidae. [details]