Thoracophelia Ehlers, 1897

Genus in GBIF Backbone Taxonomy

AnimaliaAnnelidaPolychaetaOpheliidae

  • 119

    Occurrences
  • 15

    Species
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Overview

Taxonomic status

Accepted genus

Habitat

Not terrestrial, Marine, Not freshwater

Georeferenced data

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All 87 | In viewable area

Subordinate taxa

Classification

kingdom
Animalia
phylum
Annelida
class
Polychaeta
order
---
family
Opheliidae
genus
Thoracophelia
species
15
 
complete classification

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Bibliography

Blake, James A. 2011. Revalidation of the genus Thoracophelia Ehlers, 1897, replacing Euzonus Grube, 1866 (Polychaeta: Opheliidae), junior homonym of Euzonus Menge, 1854 (Arthropoda: Diplopoda), together with a literature summary and updated listing of Thoracophelia species [Correspondence]. Zootaxa 2807: 65–68.

Ehlers, E. (1897). Polychaeten. Ergebnisse der Hamburger Magalhaensischen Sammelreise 1892/93. 3: 1-148, 9 plates.

Law, Chris; Dorgan, Kelly M.; Rouse, Greg W. 2013. Validation of three sympatric Thoracophelia species (Annelida: Opheliidae) from Dillon Beach, California using mitochondrial and nuclear DNA sequence data. Zootaxa 3608(1): 67-74

Source information

This backbone name usage is included because it was found in another checklist at the time the backbone was built. The primary source name usage (120994325) has since been removed from the portal.

Record history

This record was last modified on Jul 25, 2016.