WoRMS name details

Eunice gracilis Moore, 1903

209820  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:209820)

 unaccepted (name preoccupied)
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Moore, J.P. (1903). Polychaeta from the coastal slope of Japan and from Kamchatka and Bering Sea. Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia. 55: 401-490, plates XXIII-XXVII., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/30485#page/439/mode/1up [details]   
Holotype  NMNH 15724, locality Honshu Island (Albatross...  
Holotype NMNH 15724, locality Honshu Island (Albatross Sta 1903, off Omae Zaki, Honshu Island, Japan, mud, gravel, rock) [details]
Type locality contained in Japanese Exclusive Economic Zone  
type locality contained in Japanese Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Note Pacific Ocean, Totomi Sea, Japan  
From other sources
Type locality Pacific Ocean, Totomi Sea, Japan [details]
Distribution Distribution: AustraliaIndo-China, Indian Ocean, Mergui, Gulf of Mannar and Zanzibar(Fauvel,1953).  
Distribution Distribution: AustraliaIndo-China, Indian Ocean, Mergui, Gulf of Mannar and Zanzibar(Fauvel,1953). [details]
Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2018). World Polychaeta database. Eunice gracilis Moore, 1903. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=209820 on 2018-02-22
Date
action
by
2000-08-02 10:59:24Z
created
Vermaercke, Sigrid
2008-03-26 11:36:43Z
changed
2013-07-18 14:17:12Z
changed

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original description Moore, J.P. (1903). Polychaeta from the coastal slope of Japan and from Kamchatka and Bering Sea. Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia. 55: 401-490, plates XXIII-XXVII., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/30485#page/439/mode/1up [details]   

additional source Day, J. H. (1967). [Errantia] A monograph on the Polychaeta of Southern Africa. Part 1. Errantia. British Museum (Natural History), London. pp. vi, 1–458, xxix., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/bibliography/8596  [details]   

status source Fauchald, K. (1992). A review of the genus Eunice (Eunicidae: Polychaeta) based upon type material. Smithsonian Contributions to Zoology. 523: 1-422., available online at http://dx.doi.org/10.5479/si.00810282.523 [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

Holotype NMNH 15724, locality Honshu Island (Albatross Sta 1903, off Omae Zaki, Honshu Island, Japan, mud, gravel, rock) [details]
From editor or global species database
Synonymy Hartman and Imajima (1964) considered this species as junior synonym of Eunice logicirrata Webster, 1884 (valid as Eunice websteri Fauchald, 1992). Fauchald (1992) did not accept the synonym and considered both species valid. [details]

From other sources
Distribution Distribution: AustraliaIndo-China, Indian Ocean, Mergui, Gulf of Mannar and Zanzibar(Fauvel,1953). [details]

Remark Nicidon is a subgenus according to Fauvel,1953. [details]

Specimen Smithsonian Institution, Washington (USNM) [details]

Type locality Pacific Ocean, Totomi Sea, Japan [details]