WoRMS name details

Sige microcephala (Claparède, 1870)

1054441  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:1054441)

nomen dubium (recombination of nomen dubium)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Not documented
Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2018). World Polychaeta database. Sige microcephala (Claparède, 1870). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=1054441 on 2018-07-22
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basis of record Hartman, Olga. (1959). Catalogue of the Polychaetous Annelids of the World. Parts 1 and 2. Allan Hancock Foundation Occasional Paper. 23: 1-628.
page(s): 150, 166 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

status source Pleijel, Fredrik. (1990). A revision of the genus Sige Malmgren (Polychaeta: Phyllodocidae). Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society, London. 98(2): 161-184., available online at http://doi.org/10.1111/j.1096-3642.1990.tb01214.x
page(s): 182; note: considered as nomen dubium [details]   
From editor or global species database
Validity From Pleijel (1990: 182): "Originally described as Eulalia (Pterocirrus) microcephala. Transferred to Sige by Hartman (1959). No type material, original description insufficient. Nomen dubium." [details]