WoRMS taxon details

Polyophthalmus Quatrefages, 1850

129415  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:129415)

accepted
Genus
Nais picta Dujardin, 1839 accepted as Polyophthalmus pictus (Dujardin, 1839) (type by subsequent designation)
Species Polyophthalmus pictus (Dujardin, 1839)
Species Polyophthalmus qingdaoensis Purschke, Ding & Müller, 1995
Species Polyophthalmus translucens Hartman, 1960

Species Polyophthalmus agilis Quatrefages, 1850 accepted as Polyophthalmus pictus (Dujardin, 1839) (subjective synonym)
Species Polyophthalmus australis Grube, 1869 accepted as Polyophthalmus pictus (Dujardin, 1839) (subjective synonym)
Species Polyophthalmus ceylonensis Kükenthal, 1887 accepted as Polyophthalmus pictus (Dujardin, 1839) (subjective synonym)
Species Polyophthalmus collaris Michaelsen, 1892 accepted as Polyophthalmus pictus (Dujardin, 1839) (subjective synonym)
Species Polyophthalmus dubius Quatrefages, 1850 accepted as Polyophthalmus pictus (Dujardin, 1839) (subjective synonym)
Species Polyophthalmus ehrenbergi Quatrefages, 1850 accepted as Polyophthalmus pictus (Dujardin, 1839) (subjective synonym)
Species Polyophthalmus floridanus Augener, 1922 accepted as Polyophthalmus pictus (Dujardin, 1839) (subjective synonym)
Species Polyophthalmus incertus Treadwell, 1936 accepted as Polyophthalmus pictus (Dujardin, 1839) (subjective synonym)
Species Polyophthalmus longisetosus Michaelsen, 1892 accepted as Polyophthalmus pictus (Dujardin, 1839) (subjective synonym)
Species Polyophthalmus pallidus Claparède, 1869 accepted as Polyophthalmus pictus (Dujardin, 1839) (subjective synonym)
Species Polyophthalmus papillatus Treadwell, 1943 accepted as Polyophthalmus pictus (Dujardin, 1839) (subjective synonym)
Species Polyophthalmus picta [auct. misspelling] accepted as Polyophthalmus pictus (Dujardin, 1839) (lapsus)
Species Polyophthalmus striatus Kükenthal, 1887 accepted as Polyophthalmus pictus (Dujardin, 1839) (subjective synonym)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Quatrefages, Armand de. (1850). Études sur les types inferieurs de l'embranchement des Annelés. Mémoire sur la famille des Polyphthalmiens (Polyphthalmea Nob.). Annales des sciences naturelles, Paris. (series 3) 13: 5-46., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/13434532
page(s): 9; note: describes 3 new species and additionally includes Nais picta [details]   
Note Quatrefages included 3 new species and also...  
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Type species Quatrefages included 3 new species and also Nais picta in his new genus, without naming a type species (as is normal practice for the time). Subsequent authors treat Nais picta as type, but in any case Hartman (1959 catalogue) assigns the other names to N. picta [details]
Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2018). World Polychaeta database. Polyophthalmus Quatrefages, 1850. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=129415 on 2018-04-25
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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
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2008-03-26 11:36:43Z
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original description Quatrefages, Armand de. (1850). Études sur les types inferieurs de l'embranchement des Annelés. Mémoire sur la famille des Polyphthalmiens (Polyphthalmea Nob.). Annales des sciences naturelles, Paris. (series 3) 13: 5-46., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/13434532
page(s): 9; note: describes 3 new species and additionally includes Nais picta [details]   

additional source 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 http://www.vliz.be/imisdocs/publications/123110.pdf [details]   

additional source 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 Day, J. H. (1967). [Sedentaria] A monograph on the Polychaeta of Southern Africa. Part 2. Sedentaria. British Museum (Natural History), London. pp. 459–842., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/bibliography/8596  [details]   
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Spelling Spelled Polyphthalmus in Vine [details]

Type species Quatrefages included 3 new species and also Nais picta in his new genus, without naming a type species (as is normal practice for the time). Subsequent authors treat Nais picta as type, but in any case Hartman (1959 catalogue) assigns the other names to N. picta [details]