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Species details
Internal ID91
Common name(Capitellid polychaete)
Scientific NameHeteromastus filiformis
Scientific NameHeteromastus filiformis
Scientific Name acceptedHeteromastus filiformis
Aphia ID129884
Aphia ID accepted129884
High GroupPolychaetes
Tax info classPolychaeta
Tax info phylumAnnelida
Tax info phylum sourcehttp://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=129884
GroupPolychaeta
Tax info familyCapitellidae
Arctic regionAlaska (Valdez)
Geographical range areaAlaska (Port Valdez/Prince William Sound); Kongsfjord, Spitsbergen
Geographical range area sourcehttp://www.anstaskforce.gov/EcoSurveys/tech0050.pdf; https://www.researchgate.net/profile/Maria_Wlodarska-Kowalczuk/publication/226864366_Soft-bottom_macrobenthic_faunal_associations_and_factors_affecting_species_distribution_in_an_Arctic_glacial_fjord_Kongsfjord_Spitsbergen/links/0046351507e8f30f86000000.pdf
Is Marine?Yes
Temperature range-1.7/26.8 C
Temperature range sourcehttp://eol.org/pages/489214/details
Match typeexact
Invasion details
VectorBW and HF
Vector introductionballast water; ship fouling
Vector introduction sourcehttp://www.anstaskforce.gov/EcoSurveys/tech0050.pdf
References
Reference 1Ruiz et al. 2006