Higher Classification: > Kingdom Animalia > Phylum Annelida > Class Polychaeta > Subclass Sedentaria > Family Chaetopteridae

Mesochaetopterus Potts, 1914

Rank: Genus
Taxon Status: accepted

Children

Mesochaetopterus minutus Potts, 1914
Mesochaetopterus sagittarius (Clapar├Ęde, 1870)

Literature

basis of record

Bellan, G. (2001). Polychaeta, in: Costello, M.J. et al. (Ed.) (2001). European register of marine species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification. Collection Patrimoines Naturels, 50: pp. 214-231

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Nomenclator Zoologicus

additional source

Day, J.H. (1967). Polychaeta of Southern Africa. Part 2. Sedentaria. British Museum (Natural History), London. Pp 459-842.

additional source

Fauchald, Kristian (2007). World Register of Polychaeta

additional source

Nishi, Eijiroh 1999. Redescription of Mesochaetopterus selangolus (Polychaeta: Chetopteridae), based on type specimens from Morib Beach, Malaysia. Pacific Science, 53(1): 24-36, 6 figures, 2 tables.

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Citation

WoRMS (2014). Mesochaetopterus. In: Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2014) World Polychaeta database. In: Costello, M.J.; Bouchet, P.; Boxshall, G.; Arvantidis, C.; Appeltans, W. (2014) European Register of Marine Species, accessed through PESI at http://www.eu-nomen.eu/portal/taxon.php?GUID=urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:129230

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Occurrence

 Present  Absent  Doubtful  Native  Introduced  Naturalised  Invasive  Managed  No data

Environment


marine, not brackish, not fresh, not terrestrial

Importance

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Last modified

2008-03-26 by Kristian Fauchald

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