WoRMS name details

Leonnates persica Wesenberg-Lund, 1949

130378  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:130378)

 unaccepted (incorrect original spelling, for compulsory gender agreement)
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Wesenberg-Lund, Elise. (1949). Polychaetes of the Iranian Gulf. <em>Danish Scientific Investigations in Iran.</em> 4: 247-400.
page(s): 275-277, figs. 11-12 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
Holotype  ZMC, geounit Persian Gulf  
Holotype ZMC, geounit Persian Gulf [details]
Note Two miles west of Mujgan (= Bandar-e-Mogham),...  
From editor or global species database
Type locality Two miles west of Mujgan (= Bandar-e-Mogham), Iran, Persian Gulf, Indian Ocean (26.95°, 53.4333°). [details]
Depth range 20 m.  
Depth range 20 m. [details]

Distribution Indian Ocean: Persian Gulf (Iranian coasts); Mozambique (Morrumbene Estuary).  
Distribution Indian Ocean: Persian Gulf (Iranian coasts); Mozambique (Morrumbene Estuary). [details]

Etymology The specific epithet persica refers to the type locality of the species, the Persian Gulf.  
Etymology The specific epithet persica refers to the type locality of the species, the Persian Gulf. [details]
Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2019). World Polychaeta database. Leonnates persica Wesenberg-Lund, 1949. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=130378 on 2019-11-22
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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
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2006-11-26 16:18:18Z
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2008-03-26 11:36:43Z
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2017-03-20 12:45:29Z
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2019-05-05 23:12:22Z
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original description Wesenberg-Lund, Elise. (1949). Polychaetes of the Iranian Gulf. <em>Danish Scientific Investigations in Iran.</em> 4: 247-400.
page(s): 275-277, figs. 11-12 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

basis of record Bellan, G. (2001). Polychaeta, <i>in</i>: Costello, M.J. <i>et al.</i> (Ed.) (2001). European register of marine species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification. <em>Collection Patrimoines Naturels.</em> 50: 214-231. (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Day, J.H. (1967). A monograph on the Polychaeta of Southern Africa. British Museum (Natural History). London. vol 1 & vol 2, 1-878., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/bibliography/8596
page(s): 328-330, fig. 14.11.g-m [details]   

additional source Day, John H. (1957). The Polychaet Fauna of South Africa. Part 4. New species and records from Natal and Moçambique. <em>Annals of the Natal Museum.</em> 14(1): 59-129.
page(s): 76-78, fig. 3l [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Liu, J.Y. [Ruiyu] (ed.). (2008). Checklist of marine biota of China seas. <em>China Science Press.</em> 1267 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

Holotype ZMC, geounit Persian Gulf [details]
From editor or global species database
Depth range 20 m. [details]

Distribution Indian Ocean: Persian Gulf (Iranian coasts); Mozambique (Morrumbene Estuary). [details]

Etymology The specific epithet persica refers to the type locality of the species, the Persian Gulf. [details]

Habitat Sand with some clay, 20 m depth. [details]

Spelling Wesenberg-Lund (1949) used 'persica' spelling, instead of 'persicus', but this is incorrect and must be corrected as Leonnates is a masculine gender (male) name, and Kinberg had used 'indicus' for the type species. [details]

Type locality Two miles west of Mujgan (= Bandar-e-Mogham), Iran, Persian Gulf, Indian Ocean (26.95°, 53.4333°). [details]