WoRMS taxon details

Mesochaetopterus taylori

157487  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:157487)

accepted
Species

Subspecies Mesochaetopterus taylori alipes Monro, 1928 accepted as Mesochaetopterus alipes Monro, 1928 (superseded original combination)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Potts, Frank A. 1914. Polychaeta from the N.E. Pacific: The Chaetopteridae. With an account of the phenomenon of asexual reproduction in Phyllochaetopterus and the description of two new species of Chaetopteridae from the Atlantic. Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London 67: 955-994., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/31856337 [details]   
Type locality contained in Canadian Exclusive Economic Zone [Pacific part]  
type locality contained in Canadian Exclusive Economic Zone [Pacific part] [details]
Note Pacific Ocean, western Canada  
From other sources
Type locality Pacific Ocean, western Canada [details]
Distribution Western Atlantic: North Carolina to the Gulf of Mexico  
Distribution Western Atlantic: North Carolina to the Gulf of Mexico [details]
Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2018). World Polychaeta database. Mesochaetopterus taylori. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=157487 on 2018-05-23
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2005-05-23 07:30:30Z
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2008-03-26 11:36:43Z
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original description Potts, Frank A. 1914. Polychaeta from the N.E. Pacific: The Chaetopteridae. With an account of the phenomenon of asexual reproduction in Phyllochaetopterus and the description of two new species of Chaetopteridae from the Atlantic. Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London 67: 955-994., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/31856337 [details]   

basis of record Uebelacker, Joan M.; Johnson, Paul G. (eds). (1984). Taxonomic guide to the polychaetes of the Northern Gulf of Mexico. Final report to the Minerals Management Service, contract 14-12-001-29091. Volumes 1-7, Barry M. Vittor & Associates. Mobile, Alabama., available online at https://catalog.hathitrust.org/Record/002201750 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Fauchald, K.; Granados-Barba, A.; Solís-Weiss, V. (2009). Polychaeta (Annelida) of the Gulf of Mexico, Pp. 751–788 in D.L. Felder and D.K. Camp (eds.). Gulf of Mexico. Origin, Waters, and Biota. Volume 1, Biodiversity. Texas A&M University Press, College Station, Texas., available online at http://goo.gl/auMxy9 [details]   

additional source Integrated Taxonomic Information System (ITIS). , available online at http://www.itis.gov [details]   

redescription Blake, J.A. 1996. Family Chaetopteridae Malmgren, 1867. pages 223-251. IN: Blake, James A.; Hilbig, Brigitte; and Scott, Paul H. Taxonomic Atlas of the Benthic Fauna of the Santa Maria Basin and Western Santa Barbara Channel. 6 - The Annelida Part 3. Polychaeta: Orbiniidae to Cossuridae. Santa Barbara Museum of Natural History. Santa Barbara [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

From other sources
Distribution Western Atlantic: North Carolina to the Gulf of Mexico [details]

Specimen The Natural History Museum, London [details]

Type locality Pacific Ocean, western Canada [details]