WoRMS name details

Autolytus longstaffi Ehlers, 1912

174837  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:174837)

nomen dubium
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Ehlers, E. 1912. Polychaeta. National Antarctic Expedition, Natural History, Zoology, 6: 1-32. [details]   
Note Antarctic Ocean, McMurdo Sound  
Type locality Antarctic Ocean, McMurdo Sound [details]
Status Was as 'Nomen nudum' but this cannot be correct (& cf Nygren mention) since a description exists - error for Nomen dubium?  
Status Was as 'Nomen nudum' but this cannot be correct (& cf Nygren mention) since a description exists - error for Nomen dubium? [details]
Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2019). World Polychaeta database. Autolytus longstaffi Ehlers, 1912. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=174837 on 2019-12-10
Date
action
by
2005-07-14 08:59:00Z
created
2007-03-29 10:21:37Z
checked
2007-05-08 07:33:02Z
changed
2008-03-26 11:36:43Z
changed
2010-05-03 03:35:02Z
changed

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original description Ehlers, E. 1912. Polychaeta. National Antarctic Expedition, Natural History, Zoology, 6: 1-32. [details]   

basis of record Clarke, A.; Johnston, N.M. (2003). Antarctic marine benthic diversity. <i>Oceanography and Marine Biology: an Annual Review</i>. 41: 47-114. (look up in IMIS[details]   

status source Nygren, Arne. (2004). Revision of Autolytinae (Syllidae: Polychaeta). <em>Zootaxa.</em> 680: 1-314., available online at http://www.mapress.com/zootaxa/2004f/z00680f.pdf [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

From editor or global species database
Status Was as 'Nomen nudum' but this cannot be correct (& cf Nygren mention) since a description exists - error for Nomen dubium? [details]

From regional or thematic species database
Remark Type material does not exist, moreover the description could refer to stolons of existing species. Nygren (2004) consider the name as nomen dubium. The taxon is Antarctic, not recorded in the European waters [details]

From other sources
Type locality Antarctic Ocean, McMurdo Sound [details]