Thoracophelia Ehlers, 1897

Genus in GBIF Backbone Taxonomy

AnimaliaAnnelidaPolychaetaOpheliidae

  • 23

    Occurrences
  • 9

    Species
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Overview

Full Name

Thoracophelia Ehlers, 1897

Synonyms

Taxonomic status

Accepted genus

According to

The Catalogue of Life, 3rd January 2011

Published in

Ehlers, E. 1897. Polychaeten. Hamburger Magalhaensische Sammelreise, 1897: 1-148.

Habitat

Not terrestrial, Marine

Georeferenced data

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All 11 | In viewable area

Subordinate taxa

Classification

kingdom
Animalia
phylum
Annelida
class
Polychaeta
order
---
family
Opheliidae
genus
Thoracophelia
species
9
 
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. Hamburger Magalhaensische Sammelreise, 1897: 1-148.

Fauchald, Kristian (2007). World Register of Polychaeta

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 exists because it was found in another checklist at the time the backbone was built. The primary source name usage has since been removed from the portal.