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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAphrodita Linnaeus, 1758 
AphiaID: 129194

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnnelida > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolychaeta > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorErrantia > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPhyllodocida > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAphroditiformia > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAphroditidae > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAphrodita
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Typetaxon Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAphrodita aculeata Linnaeus, 1758
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAphroditidae Malmgren, 1867
Sources  original description Linnaeus, C. (1758). Systema Naturae per regna tria naturae, secundum classes, ordines, genera, species, cum characteribus, differentiis, synonymis, locis. Editio decima, reformata. Laurentius Salvius: Holmiae. ii, 824 pp., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/10277#page/3/mode/1up
page(s): 655 [details]

identification resource Hutchings, Pat; Mcrae, Jane. (1993). The Aphroditidae (Polychaeta) from Australia, together with a redescription of the Aphroditidae collected during the Siboga Expedition. Records of the Australian Museum. 45, 279-363., available online at https://doi.org/10.3853/j.0067-1975.45.1993.24
page(s): 286-287; note: generic diagnosis; key to Indo-Pacific species [details]

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 Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAphrodita aculeata Linnaeus, 1758
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAphrodita alta Kinberg, 1856
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAphrodita perarmata Roule, 1898

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAphrodita annulata Pennant, 1777 (taxon inquirendum)

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAphrodita arcta Dalyell, 1853 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSthenelais limicola (Ehlers, 1864) (subjective synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAphrodita borealis Johnston, 1840 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAphrodita aculeata Linnaeus, 1758 (subjective synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAphrodita cirrosa Dalyell, 1853 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAlentia gelatinosa (M. Sars, 1835) (subjective synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAphrodita lepidota Pallas, 1766 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHarmothoe imbricata (Linnaeus, 1767) (subjective synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAphrodita longirostra Bruguière, 1789 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLepidonotus squamatus (Linnaeus, 1758) (subjective synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAphrodita pedunculata Pennant, 1777 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLepidonotus squamatus (Linnaeus, 1758) (subjective synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAphrodita varians Dalyell, 1853 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHarmothoe imbricata (Linnaeus, 1767) (subjective synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAphrodita velox Dalyell, 1853 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScalisetosus communis (Delle Chiaje, 1851) (subjective synonym)
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Feedingtypes  omnivore [details]
predator [details]
scavenger [details]
Links Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
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Linnaeus 1758 description of Aphrodita
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LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:129194
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Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  Bellan, Gérard
2008-03-26 11:36:43Z  changed  Fauchald, Kristian
  
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  Citation: Fauchald, K.; Bellan, G. (2008). Aphrodita Linnaeus, 1758. In: Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2017). World Polychaeta database. Accessed through: Costello, M.J.; Bouchet, P.; Boxshall, G.; Arvanitidis, C.; Appeltans, W. (2017). European Register of Marine Species at http://www.marbef.org/data/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=129194 on 2017-10-20
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