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Polychaeta taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArenicolidae Johnston, 1835 
AphiaID: 922

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 editorScolecida (Infraclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArenicolidae (Family)
Status accepted
Rank Family
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScolecida
Sources  original description Johnston, George. (1835). Illustrations in British Zoology (45 Lernaea uncinata, 46 Arenicola ecaudata). Magazine of natural history and journal of zoology, botany, mineralogy, geology and meteorology. 8:565-569, figs. 53-54. (x-1835)., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/2335569
page(s): 566; note: Introduced in text flow as "The worms which constitute the little family named Arenicolidae ..."  [details] [full text]

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Names
 
Language   Name 
Dutch Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorwadpieren  [details]
English Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorlugworms  [details]
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 Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAbarenicola Wells, 1959
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArenicola Lamarck, 1801
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArenicolides Mesnil, 1898
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBranchiomaldane Langerhans, 1881
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClymenides
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEruca
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorProtocapitella Berkeley & Berkeley, 1932

Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChorizobranchus Quatrefages, 1866 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArenicola Lamarck, 1801
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Feedingtypes  deposit feeder: subsurface [details]
grazer [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
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From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology Johnston (1835) "... the name derived from arena, sand, and colo, to dwell in, and very expressive of the habits of the species" [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:922
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  db_admin
2008-03-26 11:36:43Z  changed  Fauchald, Kristian
2010-03-03 00:50:30Z  changed  Read, Geoffrey
  
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  Citation: Read, G. (2010). Arenicolidae Johnston, 1835. In: Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2016). World Polychaeta database. Accessed at http://www.marinespecies.org/polychaeta/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=922 on 2016-10-01