WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLevidorum Hartman, 1967

174756  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:174756)

accepted
Genus
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLevidorum scotiarum Hartman, 1967 (type by original designation)
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): 83-84 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology "The genus is named for its smooth,...  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology "The genus is named for its smooth, non-papillar epithelium, unlike that of other sphaerodoroids, which are characterized by capsules or papillae of specific kinds." [Note: the genus was considered to belong to the family Sphaerodoridae, when it was described by Hartman (1967).] [details]
Gil, J.; Read, G.; Musco, L. (2014). Levidorum Hartman, 1967. In: Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2017). World Polychaeta database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=174756 on 2017-12-15

Date
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by
2005-07-14 08:59:00Z
created
2006-09-22 06:50:38Z
changed
Martinez, Olga
2007-02-26 14:15:32Z
changed
2007-03-29 10:21:37Z
checked
2008-03-04 10:31:00Z
changed
2008-03-26 11:36:43Z
changed
2014-04-29 23:49:27Z
changed
2014-09-08 11:22:22Z
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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): 83-84 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

taxonomy source Perkins, Thomas H. 1987. Levidoridae (Polychaeta), new family, with descriptions of two new species of Levidorum from Florida. Bulletin of the Biological Society of Washington, 7: 162-168. [details]   

taxonomy source San Martín, G. (2003). Annelida, Polychaeta II: Syllidae. In: Ramos MA et al. (eds) Fauna Iberica, Vol 21, Museo Nacional de Ciencias Naturales. CSIC, Madrid. p 1-554.
page(s): 448 [details]   

redescription Nygren, Arne. (2004). Revision of Autolytinae (Syllidae: Polychaeta). Zootaxa. 680: 1-314., available online at http://www.mapress.com/zootaxa/2004f/z00680f.pdf
page(s): 88-89 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

status source Nygren, Arne; Sundberg, Per. 2003. Phylogeny and evolution of reproductive modes in Autolytinae (Syllidae, Annelida). Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 29(2): 235-249, available online at https://doi.org/10.1016/s1055-7903(03)00095-2
page(s): 248 [stated 'probably' belonged in Autolytinae] [details]   
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology "The genus is named for its smooth, non-papillar epithelium, unlike that of other sphaerodoroids, which are characterized by capsules or papillae of specific kinds." [Note: the genus was considered to belong to the family Sphaerodoridae, when it was described by Hartman (1967).] [details]