WoRMS name details

Phascolosoma elongatum Keferstein, 1862

148299  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:148299)

 unaccepted (basionym)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Not documented
Saiz, J. (2020). World Sipuncula database. Phascolosoma elongatum Keferstein, 1862. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=148299 on 2020-09-24
2005-03-23 10:30:44Z
2011-01-11 08:57:28Z

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context source (Deepsea) Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission (IOC) of UNESCO. The Ocean Biogeographic Information System (OBIS), available online at http://www.iobis.org/ [details]   

basis of record Wesenberg-Lund, E. (1933). The collections of gephyreans in the Royal Museum of Natural History of Belgium. <em>Bulletin du Musée Royal d'Histoire Naturelle de Belgique.</em> 9(6): 1–16., available online at http://biblio.naturalsciences.be/rbins-publications/bulletin-of-the-royal-belgian-natural-history-museum/bulletin-of-the-royal-belgian-natural-history-museum-1930-1948/wesenberg-lund_collections_1933 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 

From other sources
Habitat sand, gravel, fat, grey clay, muddy sand or shells [details]

Identification Resembles Phascolosoma vulgare Fischer, 1913. The seperating characteristics of the Phascolosoma elongatum are 1) the complete absence of papillae at the base and hindmost tip of the trunk 2) the arrangement of the hooks forms distinct rings as opposed to being scattered as on the Phascolosoma vulgare[details]