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Polychaeta name details

Paraonis (Paraonides) lyra capensis Day, 1955

340916  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:340916)

 unaccepted (superseded original combination with subsequent subgeneric combination)
Subspecies
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
(of Paraonis lyra capensis Day, 1955) Day, J. H. (1955). The Polychaeta of South Africa. Part 3. Sedentary species from Cape shores and estuaries. <em>Journal of the Linnean Society of London, Zoology.</em> 42(287): 407-452., available online at http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1096-3642.1955.tb02216.x
page(s): 417 [details]   
Note Knysna Estuary, Western Cape Province, South...  
From editor or global species database
Type locality Knysna Estuary, Western Cape Province, South Africa, Indian Ocean (gazetteer estimate -34.072°, 23.059°), intertidal, near the low-tide mark, surface of sandy mud. [details]
Depth range Intertidal.  
Depth range Intertidal. [details]

Taxonomy Moved to different genus.  
Taxonomy Moved to different genus. [details]
Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2018). World Polychaeta database. Paraonis (Paraonides) lyra capensis Day, 1955. Accessed at: http://www.marinespecies.org/polychaeta/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=340916 on 2019-09-17
Date
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2008-03-19 16:32:34Z
created
2008-03-26 11:36:43Z
changed
2009-12-24 00:33:47Z
changed
2017-01-06 18:22:03Z
changed

original description  (of Paraonis lyra capensis Day, 1955) Day, J. H. (1955). The Polychaeta of South Africa. Part 3. Sedentary species from Cape shores and estuaries. <em>Journal of the Linnean Society of London, Zoology.</em> 42(287): 407-452., available online at http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1096-3642.1955.tb02216.x
page(s): 417 [details]   

basis of record Day, John H. (1963). The polychaete fauna of South Africa. Part 8: New species and records from grab samples and dredgings. <em>Bulletin of the British Museum (Natural History), Series Zoology.</em> 10(7): 381-445., available online at https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/2253177
page(s): 420 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

From editor or global species database
Depth range Intertidal. [details]

Habitat Surface of sandy mud, near the low-tide mark. [details]

Taxonomy Moved to different genus. [details]

Type locality Knysna Estuary, Western Cape Province, South Africa, Indian Ocean (gazetteer estimate -34.072°, 23.059°), intertidal, near the low-tide mark, surface of sandy mud. [details]