WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStreblosoma hesslei Day, 1955

131539  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:131539)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Day, J. H. (1955). The Polychaeta of South Africa. Part 3. Sedentary species from Cape shores and estuaries. Journal of the Linnean Society of London, Zoology. 42(287): 407-452., available online at http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1096-3642.1955.tb02216.x
page(s): 439-440, fig. 6g-l [details]   
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype  NHMUK 1961.16.89, locality South Africa...  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype NHMUK 1961.16.89, locality South Africa (Robberg, Plettenberg Bay, South Africa, Indian Ocean (gazetteer estimate -34.079°, 23.372°); intertidal sea shore) [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNote Robberg, Plettenberg Bay, South Africa, Indian...  
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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Robberg, Plettenberg Bay, South Africa, Indian Ocean (gazetteer estimate -34.079°, 23.372°), intertidal sea shore. [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDepth range Intertidal.  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDepth range Intertidal. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Indian coast of South Africa (Robberg,...  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Indian coast of South Africa (Robberg, Plettenberg Bay). [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology The species is named after Dr. Christian...  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology The species is named after Dr. Christian Waldemar Hessle (b. 1890 - d. 1980), Swedish zoologist who in 1917 achieved in Uppsala his PhD on terebellomorph polychaetes, ''Zur Kenntnis der terebellomorphen Polychaeten'' . [details]
Bellan, G. (2017). Streblosoma hesslei Day, 1955. 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=131539 on 2017-12-13

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original description Day, J. H. (1955). The Polychaeta of South Africa. Part 3. Sedentary species from Cape shores and estuaries. Journal of the Linnean Society of London, Zoology. 42(287): 407-452., available online at http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1096-3642.1955.tb02216.x
page(s): 439-440, fig. 6g-l [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 Day, J. H. (1967). [Sedentaria] A monograph on the Polychaeta of Southern Africa. Part 2. Sedentaria. British Museum (Natural History), London. pp. 459–842., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/bibliography/8596  [details]   

additional source Streftaris, N.; Zenetos, A.; Papathanassiou, E. (2005). Globalisation in marine ecosystems: the story of non-indigenous marine species across European seas. Oceanogr. Mar. Biol. Ann. Rev. 43: 419-453. (look up in IMIS[details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Zenetos, A., M.E. Çinar, M.A. Pancucci-Papadopoulou, J.G. Harmelin, G. Furnari, F. Andaloro, N. Bellou, N. Streftaris & H. Zibrowius. (2005). Annotated list of marine alien species in the Mediterranean with records of the worst invasive species. Mediterranean Marine Science 6(2):63-118. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
 
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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype NHMUK 1961.16.89, locality South Africa (Robberg, Plettenberg Bay, South Africa, Indian Ocean (gazetteer estimate -34.079°, 23.372°); intertidal sea shore) [details]
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDepth range Intertidal. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Indian coast of South Africa (Robberg, Plettenberg Bay). [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology The species is named after Dr. Christian Waldemar Hessle (b. 1890 - d. 1980), Swedish zoologist who in 1917 achieved in Uppsala his PhD on terebellomorph polychaetes, ''Zur Kenntnis der terebellomorphen Polychaeten'' . [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat Intertidal sea shore. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Robberg, Plettenberg Bay, South Africa, Indian Ocean (gazetteer estimate -34.079°, 23.372°), intertidal sea shore. [details]