WoRMS name details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOchetostoma capense Jones & Stephen, 1955

212915  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:212915)

Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted (superseded original combination)
Species
marine, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Jones, C. M., Stephen, A. C. (1955[or 1954?]). A new species of echiuroid worm(Ochetostoma capensis) from the Cape Province, South Africa. Transactions of the Royal Society of South Africa. 34(2): 273–278., available online at http://www.tandfonline.com/doi/abs/10.1080/00359195409518988
page(s): 273 [details]   
Tanaka, M. (2017). Ochetostoma capense Jones & Stephen, 1955. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=212915 on 2017-12-11

Date
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by
1998-09-25 11:57:08Z
created
2008-01-04 16:37:03Z
changed
2017-08-17 07:32:10Z
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original description Jones, C. M., Stephen, A. C. (1955[or 1954?]). A new species of echiuroid worm(Ochetostoma capensis) from the Cape Province, South Africa. Transactions of the Royal Society of South Africa. 34(2): 273–278., available online at http://www.tandfonline.com/doi/abs/10.1080/00359195409518988
page(s): 273 [details]   

basis of record Day, John H.; Morgans, J.F.C. (1956). The Ecology of South African estuaries. Part 7. The Biology of Durban Bay. Annals of the Natal Museum. 13(3): 259-312, plate IV. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Stephen, A. C., Edmonds, S. J. (1972). The Phyla Sipuncula and Echiura. Trustees of the British Museum (Natural History), London. [details]   

additional source van der Land, J. (ed). (2008). UNESCO-IOC Register of Marine Organisms (URMO). , available online at http://www.marinespecies.org/urmo/ [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpelling The original specific name "capensis" was incorrect because Ochetostoma is neuter in gender; it was corrected to "capense" by Stephen & Edmonds (1972). [details]

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat coastal [details]