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Barnich, Ruth; Gil, João; Fiege, Dieter. (2000). Revision of the genus Acanthicolepis Norman in McIntosh, 1900 (Polychaeta, Polynoidae, Polynoinae). Sarsia. 85(4): 313-319.
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Barnich, Ruth; Gil, João; Fiege, Dieter
2000
Revision of the genus <i>Acanthicolepis</i> Norman in McIntosh, 1900 (Polychaeta, Polynoidae, Polynoinae).
Sarsia
85(4): 313-319
Publication
World Polychaeta Database (WPolyDb)
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Based on type material and additional specimens, the revision of the genus Acanthicolepis presented here comprises all species considered as valid by Hartman (1959, 1965), i.e. A. asperrima (M. Sars, 1861), A. equitis (Mclntosh, 1885), and A. cousteaui Laubier, 1961. Acanthicolepis asperrima occurs in the northeast Atlantic and the Mediterranean Sea, while A. equitis is reported exclusively from the northeast Atlantic and A. cousteaui is only known from the Mediterranean Sea. According to our observations, only Acanthicolepis asperrima is considered to be valid, with A. cousteaui being its junior synonym, and A. equitis a doubtful species. The species Acanthicolepis asperrima is redescribed and all important characters are figured.
Eastern Atlantic warm temperate to boreal
Mediterranean
Warm Eastern Atlantic including Mediterranean
Systematics, Taxonomy
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Acanthicolepis McIntosh, 1900 (status source)
Acanthicolepis asperrima (M. Sars, 1861) (new combination reference)
 Authority

McIntosh (1900) states he adopted as replacement name for the homonym Dasylepis a name a certain Canon Norman had ... [details]

 Type material

Barnich et al. (2000) and Kristian Fauchald (2013 pers. comm.) claim different material as holotype. Since ... [details]

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