WoRMS taxon details

Leitoscoloplos mammosus Mackie, 1987

130514  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:130514)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
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): 9-10, fig. 9, table 3 [details]   
Holotype  NHMUK 1984.55, locality Scotland (upper basin...  
Holotype NHMUK 1984.55, locality Scotland (upper basin of Loch Creran, west coast of Scotland, Atlantic Ocean (gazetteer estimate 56.54°, -5.32°); 25 m) [details]
Note Upper basin of Loch Creran, west coast of...  
From editor or global species database
Type locality Upper basin of Loch Creran, west coast of Scotland, Atlantic Ocean (gazetteer estimate 56.54°, -5.32°). [details]
Depth range 25-110 m.  
Depth range 25-110 m. [details]

Distribution North Atlantic: Scotland (Loch Creran); Greenland (Murchison Sound, Baffin Bay).  
Distribution North Atlantic: Scotland (Loch Creran); Greenland (Murchison Sound, Baffin Bay). [details]

Etymology The specific epithet mammosus, Latin adjective meaning 'full breasted' or 'having breast-shaped protruberances', refers to...  
Etymology The specific epithet mammosus, Latin adjective meaning 'full breasted' or 'having breast-shaped protruberances', refers to the shape, in profile, of the thoracic neuropodial postsetal lobes. [details]
Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2018). World Polychaeta database. Leitoscoloplos mammosus Mackie, 1987. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=130514 on 2018-05-24
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original description 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): 9-10, fig. 9, table 3 [details]   

basis of record 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 Dewarumez, Jean-Marie (look up in IMIS[details]   

context source (Deepsea) Census of Marine Life (2012). SYNDEEP: Towards a first global synthesis of biodiversity, biogeography and ecosystem function in the deep sea. Unpublished data (datasetID: 38), available online at http://www.comlsecretariat.org/wp-content/uploads/2010/06/SYNDEEP-Towards-a-first-global-synthesis-of-biodiversity-biogeography-and-ecosystem-function-in-the-deep-sea-Eva-Ramirez-Llodra-et-al..pdf [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

Paratype AHF N4486, locality Greenlandic part of Baffin Bay (Murchison Sound, NW Hayes Peninsula, Baffin Bay, Greenland (gazetteer estimate 77.9°, -72.9°); 110 m) [details]
Holotype NHMUK 1984.55, locality Scotland (upper basin of Loch Creran, west coast of Scotland, Atlantic Ocean (gazetteer estimate 56.54°, -5.32°); 25 m) [details]
Paratype NHMUK 1984.56-58, locality Scotland (upper basin of Loch Creran, west coast of Scotland, Atlantic Ocean (gazetteer estimate 56.54°, -5.32°); 25 m) [details]
Paratype RSM 1984.26, locality Scotland (upper basin of Loch Creran, west coast of Scotland, Atlantic Ocean (gazetteer estimate 56.54°, -5.32°); 25 m) [details]
Paratype NMW Z.1985.023.17, locality Scotland (upper basin of Loch Creran, west coast of Scotland, Atlantic Ocean (gazetteer estimate 56.54°, -5.32°); 25 m) [details]
Paratype NRS Type No. 3286, locality Scotland (upper basin of Loch Creran, west coast of Scotland, Atlantic Ocean (gazetteer estimate 56.54°, -5.32°); 25 m) [details]
Paratype USNM 097410, locality Scotland (upper basin of Loch Creran, west coast of Scotland, Atlantic Ocean (gazetteer estimate 56.54°, -5.32°); 25 m) [details]
Paratype AM W.198714, locality Scotland (upper basin of Loch Creran, west coast of Scotland, Atlantic Ocean (gazetteer estimate 56.54°, -5.32°); 25 m) [details]
From editor or global species database
Depth range 25-110 m. [details]

Distribution North Atlantic: Scotland (Loch Creran); Greenland (Murchison Sound, Baffin Bay). [details]

Etymology The specific epithet mammosus, Latin adjective meaning 'full breasted' or 'having breast-shaped protruberances', refers to the shape, in profile, of the thoracic neuropodial postsetal lobes. [details]

Habitat Type of sediment not stated, at shelf depths. [details]

Type locality Upper basin of Loch Creran, west coast of Scotland, Atlantic Ocean (gazetteer estimate 56.54°, -5.32°). [details]

From other sources
Authority Described by Day, 1977 [details]