WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGesiella Pettibone, 1976

129489 (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:129489)
accepted
Genus
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Pettibone, M.H. (1976). Revision of the genus Macellicephala McIntosh and the subfamily Macellicephalinae Hartmann-Schröder (Polychaeta: Polynoidae). Smithsonian Contributions to Zoology. 229: 1-71., available online at http://dx.doi.org/10.5479/si.00810282.229
page(s): 63 [details]   
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology author: "named for Dr. Gesa Hartmann-Schroder,...  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology author: "named for Dr. Gesa Hartmann-Schroder, eminent worker on the Polychaeta, who first described the unique filamentous sensory organs characteristic of the new genus." [details]
Read, G.; Bellan, G. (2016). Gesiella Pettibone, 1976. 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=129489 on 2017-11-22

Date
action
by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
created
2006-09-12 06:54:36Z
changed
Martinez, Olga
2007-01-22 09:31:04Z
checked
2007-02-01 10:44:13Z
changed
2016-09-18 21:56:01Z
changed

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original description Pettibone, M.H. (1976). Revision of the genus Macellicephala McIntosh and the subfamily Macellicephalinae Hartmann-Schröder (Polychaeta: Polynoidae). Smithsonian Contributions to Zoology. 229: 1-71., available online at http://dx.doi.org/10.5479/si.00810282.229
page(s): 63 [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 Nomenclator Zoologicus Online. , available online at http://uio.mbl.edu/NomenclatorZoologicus/ [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology author: "named for Dr. Gesa Hartmann-Schroder, eminent worker on the Polychaeta, who first described the unique filamentous sensory organs characteristic of the new genus." [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGrammatical gender stated as feminine [details]