WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeitoscoloplos Day, 1977

129418

urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:129418

accepted
Genus
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeitoscoloplos abranchiatus (Hartman, 1967)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeitoscoloplos bajacaliforniensis Léon-González & Rodríguez, 1996
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeitoscoloplos bifurcatus (Hartman, 1957)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeitoscoloplos bilobatus Mackie, 1987
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeitoscoloplos chilensis (Hartmann-Schröder, 1965)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeitoscoloplos drakei (Hartman, 1967)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeitoscoloplos eltaninae Blake, 2017
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeitoscoloplos foliosus (Hartman, 1951)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeitoscoloplos fragilis (Verrill, 1873)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeitoscoloplos geminus Mackie, 1987
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeitoscoloplos kerguelensis (McIntosh, 1885)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeitoscoloplos latibranchus Day, 1977
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeitoscoloplos mackiei Eibye-Jacobsen, 2002
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeitoscoloplos mammosus Mackie, 1987
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeitoscoloplos mawsoni (Benham, 1921)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeitoscoloplos mexicanus (Fauchald, 1972)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeitoscoloplos multipapillatus Hernández-Alcántara & Solís-Weiss, 2014
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeitoscoloplos nasus Blake, 2017
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeitoscoloplos obovatus Mackie, 1987
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeitoscoloplos pachybranchiatus Blake & Hilbig, 1990
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeitoscoloplos panamensis (Monro, 1933)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeitoscoloplos papillatus Eibye-Jacobsen, 2002
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeitoscoloplos phyllobranchus Blake, 2017
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeitoscoloplos plataensis Blake, 2017
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeitoscoloplos pugettensis (Pettibone, 1957)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeitoscoloplos rankini Blake, 2017
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeitoscoloplos robustus (Verrill, 1873)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeitoscoloplos simplex Blake, 2017

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeitoscoloplos acutus (Verrill, 1873) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScoloplos acutus (Verrill, 1873) (checklist name only)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeitoscoloplos banzareae Mackie, 1987 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeitoscoloplos kerguelensis (McIntosh, 1885) (subjective synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeitoscoloplos normalis Day, 1977 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScoloplos normalis (Day, 1977) (superseded original combination)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Day, John H. (1977). A review of the Australian and New Zealand Orbiniidae (Annelida: Polychaeta). 217-246. In: Reish, Donald J.; Fauchald, Kristian (Eds.). Essays on polychaetous annelids in memory of Dr. Olga Hartman. The Allan Hancock Foundation, University of Southern California.
page(s): 218 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology The name of the genus Leitoscoloplos is...  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology The name of the genus Leitoscoloplos is derived from the Greek words leitos, meaning 'simple', and scoloplos, meaning 'a thorn or pointed bristle', and refers to the presence of only crenulate capillaries on the thoracic neuropodia.  [details]
Read, G.; Gil, J.; Bellan, G. (2017). Leitoscoloplos Day, 1977. In: Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2017). World Polychaeta database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=129418 on 2017-11-18

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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
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2008-03-26 11:36:43Z
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2015-06-10 12:53:31Z
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2017-01-11 21:25:40Z
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original description Day, John H. (1977). A review of the Australian and New Zealand Orbiniidae (Annelida: Polychaeta). 217-246. In: Reish, Donald J.; Fauchald, Kristian (Eds.). Essays on polychaetous annelids in memory of Dr. Olga Hartman. The Allan Hancock Foundation, University of Southern California.
page(s): 218 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Integrated Taxonomic Information System (ITIS). , available online at http://www.itis.gov [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 Glasby, C.J.; Read, G.B.; Lee, K.E.; Blakemore, R.J.; Fraser, P.M.; Pinder, A.M.; Erséus, C.; Moser, W.E.; Burreson, E.M.; Govedich, F.R.; Davies, R.W.; Dawson, E.W. (2009). Phylum Annelida: bristleworms, earthworms, leeches, in: Gordon, D.P. (Ed.) (2009). New Zealand inventory of biodiversity: 1. Kingdom Animalia: Radiata, Lophotrochozoa, Deuterostomia. pp. 312-358. [details]   

redescription Mackie, Andrew S. Y. 1987. A review of species currently assigned to the genus Leitoscoloplos Day, 1977 (Polychaeta: Orbiniidae), with descriptions of species newly referred to Scoloplos Blainville, 1828. Sarsia, 72: 1-28. (look up in IMIS)
page(s): 2-3 [details]   

emendation (re-diagnosis of genus) Eibye-Jacobsen, Danny. (2002). The Orbiniidae (Annelida: Polychaeta) of the BIOSHELF Project, Andaman Sea, Thailand. Phuket Marine Biological Center Special Publication. 24: 77-99.
page(s): 79 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiagnosis Orbiniidae with a conical prostomium, one achaetous buccal segment (peristomium), thoracic neurochaetae all crenulate capillaries, branchiae from chaetiger 8 or later, 1-3 thoracic neuropodial postchaetal processes, 0-2 thoracic subpodal papillae, 0-4 abdominal subpodal papillae, stomach papillae rare, interramal cirri present or absent, forked chaetae present or absent, 0-2 anal cirri (Mackie, 1987: 2).
Eibye-Jacobsen (2002: 79) emended the genus to allow the presence of up to six podal paillae and seven subpodal papillae.  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology The name of the genus Leitoscoloplos is derived from the Greek words leitos, meaning 'simple', and scoloplos, meaning 'a thorn or pointed bristle', and refers to the presence of only crenulate capillaries on the thoracic neuropodia.  [details]

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat Known from seamounts and knolls [details]