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Owenia  Delle Chiaje, 1841
Taxonomic Serial No.: 67645

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Common Name(s):    
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: partial   
  Latest Record Review: 2009   

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
             PhylumAnnelida  – annelids, annélides, Anelídeo, minhoca, sanguessuga  
                ClassPolychaeta  – paddle-footed annelids, polychaetes, polychètes, corrupto, poliqueto  
                            FamilyOweniidae Rioja, 1917  
                               GenusOwenia Delle Chiaje, 1841  
    Direct Children:  
                                  Species Owenia assimilis Sars, 1851  
                                  Species Owenia australis Ford and Hutchings, 2005  
                                  Species Owenia bassensis Ford and Hutchings, 2005  
                                  Species Owenia borealis Koh, Bhaud and Jirkov, 2003  
                                  Species Owenia collaris Hartman, 1955  
                                  Species Owenia fusiformis Delle Chiaje, 1841  
                                  Species Owenia gomsoni Koh and Bhaud, 2001  
                                  Species Owenia johnsoni Blake in Blake, Hilbig and Scott, 2000  
                                  Species Owenia mirrawa Ford and Hutchings, 2005  
                                  Species Owenia persica Martin, Koh, Bhaud, Dutrieux and Gil, 2006  
                                  Species Owenia petersenae Koh and Bhaud, 2003  
                                  Species Owenia polaris Koh, Bhaud and Jirkov, 2003  

  Expert: Kristian Fauchald  
  Notes: Research Zoologist, Curator of Worms, Department of Systematic Biology, Invertebrate Zoology Section, National Museum of Natural History, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, D.C. 20560, USA   
  Reference for: Owenia    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Owenia   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Blake, James A. / Blake, James A., Brigitte Hilbig, and Paul Valentich Scott, eds.  
  Publication Date: 2000   
  Article/Chapter Title: 5. Family Oweniidae Rioja, 1917   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Taxonomic Atlas of the Benthic Fauna of the Santa Maria Basin and Western Santa Barbara Channel, vol. 7: The Annelida Part 4 - Polychaeta: Flabelligeridae to Sternaspidae   
  Page(s): 97-127   
  Publisher: Santa Barbara Museum of Natural History   
  Publication Place: Santa Barbara, California, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 0-936494-12-3   
  Notes: Series ISBN is 0-936494-21-2   
  Reference for: Owenia   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Fauchald, K.  
  Publication Date: 1977   
  Article/Chapter Title: The polychaete worms: Definitions and keys to the orders, families, and genera   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County, Science Series 28   
  Page(s): 190   
  Publication Place:    
  Notes: Source of authority and some synonomy for genera   
  Reference for: Owenia   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Ford, Evan, and Pat Hutchings  
  Publication Date: 2005   
  Article/Chapter Title: An analysis of morphological characters of Owenia useful to distinguish species: description of three new species of Owenia (Oweniidae: Polychaeta) from Australian waters   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Marine Ecology, vol. 26, no. 3-4   
  Page(s): 181-196   
  Publication Place:    
  ISBN/ISSN: 0173-9565   
  Notes: DOI: 10.1111/j.1439-0485.2005.00062.x   
  Reference for: Owenia   

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