WoRMS name details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHaploscoloplos abranchiata Hartman, 1967

173943  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:173943)

Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted (superseded original combination)
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Hartman, Olga. (1967). Polychaetous annelids collected by the USNS Eltanin and Staten Island cruises, chiefly from Antarctic Seas. Allan Hancock Monographs in Marine Biology. 2: 1-387.
page(s): 103-104 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype  USNM 55531, locality Yaghan Basin (off Cape...  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype USNM 55531, locality Yaghan Basin (off Cape Horn, Yaghan Basin, South Atlantic Ocean (56°02'S, 61°56'W to 56°01'S, 61°55'W); about 4008 m) [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNote Off Cape Horn, Yaghan Basin, South Atlantic...  
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Off Cape Horn, Yaghan Basin, South Atlantic Ocean (-56.0333°, -61.9333° to -56.0167°, -61.9167°). [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDepth range 1437-4008 m.  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDepth range 1437-4008 m. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution South Atlantic Ocean: off Cape Horn (Yaghan...  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution South Atlantic Ocean: off Cape Horn (Yaghan Basin); off Falkland Islands; South Shetland Islands. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology Not explicitly stated. The specific epithet...  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology Not explicitly stated. The specific epithet abranchiata (masculine: abranchiatus) is a New Latin adjective composed by the Latin prefix a-, meaning 'absence of', and the Latin adjective branchiatus, meaning 'having gills', and refers to the lack of branchiae in the species: "Branchiae are absent. [...] H. abranchiata differs from other species of the genus in lacking branchiae" (Hartman, 1965: 103-104). [details]
Read, G. (2013). Haploscoloplos abranchiata Hartman, 1967. 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=173943 on 2017-12-12

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2005-07-13 08:37:11Z
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2008-03-26 11:36:43Z
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original description Hartman, Olga. (1967). Polychaetous annelids collected by the USNS Eltanin and Staten Island cruises, chiefly from Antarctic Seas. Allan Hancock Monographs in Marine Biology. 2: 1-387.
page(s): 103-104 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

basis of record Clarke, A.; Johnston, N.M. (2003). Antarctic marine benthic diversity. Oceanography and Marine Biology: an Annual Review. 41: 47-114. (look up in IMIS[details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

new combination reference 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): 20 [details]   

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

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype USNM 55531, locality Yaghan Basin (off Cape Horn, Yaghan Basin, South Atlantic Ocean (56°02'S, 61°56'W to 56°01'S, 61°55'W); about 4008 m) [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParatype USNM 55532, locality Yaghan Basin (off Cape Horn, Yaghan Basin, South Atlantic Ocean (56°02'S, 61°56'W to 56°01'S, 61°55'W); about 4008 m) [details]
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDepth range 1437-4008 m. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution South Atlantic Ocean: off Cape Horn (Yaghan Basin); off Falkland Islands; South Shetland Islands. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology Not explicitly stated. The specific epithet abranchiata (masculine: abranchiatus) is a New Latin adjective composed by the Latin prefix a-, meaning 'absence of', and the Latin adjective branchiatus, meaning 'having gills', and refers to the lack of branchiae in the species: "Branchiae are absent. [...] H. abranchiata differs from other species of the genus in lacking branchiae" (Hartman, 1965: 103-104). [details]

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

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpecimen Holotype deposited at the Smithsonian Institution, Washington, USA (USNM 55531). [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Off Cape Horn, Yaghan Basin, South Atlantic Ocean (-56.0333°, -61.9333° to -56.0167°, -61.9167°). [details]