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Polychaeta taxon details

Marphysa parvipes (Benham, 1927)

988456  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:988456)

accepted
Species
Paramarphysa parvipes Benham, 1927 (superseded original combination)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
(of Paramarphysa parvipes Benham, 1927) Benham, William B. (1927). Polychaeta [Terra Nova]. <em>British Antarctic 'Terra Nova' Expedition Natural History Reports, Zoology.</em> 7(2): 47-182, plates 1-6., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/49465872 [details]   
Type locality contained in New Zealand  
type locality contained in New Zealand [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2018). World Polychaeta database. Marphysa parvipes (Benham, 1927). Accessed at: http://marinespecies.org/polychaeta/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=988456 on 2020-04-05
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original description  (of Paramarphysa parvipes Benham, 1927) Benham, William B. (1927). Polychaeta [Terra Nova]. <em>British Antarctic 'Terra Nova' Expedition Natural History Reports, Zoology.</em> 7(2): 47-182, plates 1-6., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/49465872 [details]   

status source Orensanz, J.M. (1990). The Eunicemorph polychaete annelids from Antarctic and Subantarctic Seas. With addenda to the Eunicemorpha of Argentina, Chile, New Zealand, Australia, and the Southern Indian Ocean. <em>Antarctic Research Series.</em> 52: 1-183., available online at http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1029/AR052p0001/summary
page(s): 61; note: Orensanz regarded Paramarphysa as an abranchiate Marphysa, and that branchiae absence was not a generic character. [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

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Editor's comment There appear to be no published usages yet of the Marphysa parvipes recombination, but Orensanz (1990: 61) informally considered Paramarphysa as a synonym of Marphysa, and Zanol et al (2014: 93) confirmed this much later. [details]