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Kirkegaardia dorsobranchialis (Kirkegaard, 1959)

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Monticellina dorsobranchialis (Kirkegaard, 1959) (genus homonym renamed Kirkegaardia)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Not documented
Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2018). World Polychaeta database. Kirkegaardia dorsobranchialis (Kirkegaard, 1959). Accessed through: Long term trends in the macrobenthos of the Belgian Continental Shelf (Macrobel) at: on 2018-07-18
Long term trends in the macrobenthos of the Belgian Continental Shelf (Macrobel). Kirkegaardia dorsobranchialis (Kirkegaard, 1959). Accessed at: on 2018-07-18
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new combination reference Blake, James A. (2016). Kirkegaardia (Polychaeta, Cirratulidae), new name for Monticellina Laubier, preoccupied in the Rhabdocoela, together with new records and descriptions of eight previously known and sixteen new species from the Atlantic, Pacific, and Southern Oceans. Zootaxa. 4166(1): 1-93., available online at
page(s): 10; note: holotype redescription [details]   

additional source  (ofMonticellina dorsobranchialis (Kirkegaard, 1959)) Fauchald, K. (1977). The polychaete worms, definitions and keys to the orders, families and genera. Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County: Los Angeles, CA (USA), Science Series. 28:1-188., available online at [details]   

additional source  (ofMonticellina dorsobranchialis (Kirkegaard, 1959)) Howson, C.M.; Picton, B.E. (1997). The species directory of the marine fauna and flora of the British Isles and surrounding seas. Ulster Museum Publication, 276. The Ulster Museum: Belfast, UK. ISBN 0-948150-06-8. vi, 508 (+ cd-rom) pp. (look up in IMIS[details]  Available for editors  PDF available 

basis of record  (ofMonticellina dorsobranchialis (Kirkegaard, 1959)) Bellan, Gerard. (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. (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source  (ofMonticellina dorsobranchialis (Kirkegaard, 1959)) Fauchald, K.; Granados-Barba, A.; Solís-Weiss, V. (2009). Polychaeta (Annelida) of the Gulf of Mexico, Pp. 751–788 in D.L. Felder and D.K. Camp (eds.). Gulf of Mexico. Origin, Waters, and Biota. Volume 1, Biodiversity. Texas A&M University Press, College Station, Texas., available online at [details]   
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