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Therochaeta Chamberlin, 1919

129295  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:129295)

accepted
Genus
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Chamberlin, Ralph V. 1919. The Annelida Polychaeta [Albatross Expeditions]. Memoirs of the Museum of Comparative Zoology at Harvard College, 48: 1-514., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/ia/memoirsofmuseumo4801harv
page(s): 397; note: There is no diagnosis, and no usage, with the genus only characterised in a key, and Stylarioides collarifer Ehlers, 1887 as the type species [details]   
Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2018). World Polychaeta database. Therochaeta Chamberlin, 1919. Accessed through: Glover, A.G., Higgs, N., Horton, T. (2018) World Register of Deep-Sea species (WoRDSS) at: http://www.marinespecies.org/DeepSea/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=129295 on 2019-06-15
Glover, A.G.; Higgs, N.; Horton, T. (2019). World Register of Deep-Sea species (WoRDSS). Therochaeta Chamberlin, 1919. Accessed at: http://marinespecies.org/deepsea/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=129295 on 2019-06-15
Date
action
by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
created
2008-03-26 11:36:43Z
changed
2011-01-30 01:31:46Z
changed
2017-05-07 03:45:49Z
changed

original description Chamberlin, Ralph V. 1919. The Annelida Polychaeta [Albatross Expeditions]. Memoirs of the Museum of Comparative Zoology at Harvard College, 48: 1-514., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/ia/memoirsofmuseumo4801harv
page(s): 397; note: There is no diagnosis, and no usage, with the genus only characterised in a key, and Stylarioides collarifer Ehlers, 1887 as the type species [details]   

taxonomy source Salazar-Vallejo, Sergio I. (2013). Revision of Therochaeta Chamberlin, 1919 (Polychaeta: Flabelligeridae). <em>Zoosystema.</em> 35(2): 227-263., available online at http://sciencepress.mnhn.fr/en/periodiques/zoosystema/35/2/revision-du-genre-therochaeta-chamberlin-1919-polychaeta-flabelligeridae
note: revision [details]   

additional source Bellan, G. (2001). Polychaeta, <i>in</i>: Costello, M.J. <i>et al.</i> (Ed.) (2001). European register of marine species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification. <em>Collection Patrimoines Naturels.</em> 50: 214-231. (look up in IMIS[details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
From editor or global species database
Diagnosis Chamberlin's (1919: 397) key couplet was "Crochets on certain somites (in the genotype V-VIII) composite. [Body] Conspicuously constricted between the second and third setigerous somites."
Salazar-Vallejo (2013) updated the diagnosis as "Body swollen or tapered, often constricted between chaetigers 2 and 3. Chaetiger 2 elongated; chaetiger 3 with a transverse band of long papillae. Anterior margin of chaetiger 1 with a dorsal lobe. Cephalic cage made by chaetigers 1-2. Tunic generally covered with sediment grains. Chaetigers 5-7 with pseudocompound neurohooks; posterior neurohooks blunt. Four or many pairs of cirriform branchiae, sessile on a low branchial plate."  [details]
 



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