WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeitoscoloplos 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]   
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype  NHMUK 1984.55, locality Scotland (upper basin...  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype 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]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNote Upper basin of Loch Creran, west coast of...  
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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Upper basin of Loch Creran, west coast of Scotland, Atlantic Ocean (gazetteer estimate 56.54°, -5.32°). [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDepth range 25-110 m.  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDepth range 25-110 m. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution North Atlantic: Scotland (Loch Creran);...  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution North Atlantic: Scotland (Loch Creran); Greenland (Murchison Sound, Baffin Bay). [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology The specific epithet mammosus, Latin adjective...  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology 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]
Bellan, G. (2008). Leitoscoloplos mammosus Mackie, 1987. 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=130514 on 2017-12-14

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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 
 

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParatype 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]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype 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]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParatype 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]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParatype 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]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParatype 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]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParatype 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]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParatype USNM 097410, locality Scotland (upper basin of Loch Creran, west coast of Scotland, Atlantic Ocean (gazetteer estimate 56.54°, -5.32°); 25 m) [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParatype 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
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDepth range 25-110 m. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution North Atlantic: Scotland (Loch Creran); Greenland (Murchison Sound, Baffin Bay). [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology 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]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat Type of sediment not stated, at shelf depths. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Upper basin of Loch Creran, west coast of Scotland, Atlantic Ocean (gazetteer estimate 56.54°, -5.32°). [details]

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAuthority Described by Day, 1977 [details]