WoRMS name details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSthenelais variabilis Potts, 1910

220414 (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:220414)
Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted (synonym in part)
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Potts, F.A. (1910). Polychaeta of the Indian Ocean. Part II. The Palmyridae, Aphroditidae, Polynoidae, Acoetidae and Sigalionidae. The Transactions of the Linnean Society of London, Second Series, Zoology. 13(2): 325-353, plates 18-21., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/55291#page/375/mode/1up [details]   
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNote Indian Ocean, Maldive Islands and Zanzibar  
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Indian Ocean, Maldive Islands and Zanzibar [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Indian Ocean, Maldive Islands and Zanzibar  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Indian Ocean, Maldive Islands and Zanzibar [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Maldive Archipelago, Zanzibar  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Maldive Archipelago, Zanzibar [details]
Fauchald, K. (2008). Sthenelais variabilis Potts, 1910. 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=220414 on 2017-11-23

Date
action
by
2000-08-01 14:04:56Z
created
Vermaercke, Sigrid
2005-06-10 19:57:34Z
changed
2007-01-25 09:20:00Z
changed
2008-03-26 11:36:43Z
changed

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original description Potts, F.A. (1910). Polychaeta of the Indian Ocean. Part II. The Palmyridae, Aphroditidae, Polynoidae, Acoetidae and Sigalionidae. The Transactions of the Linnean Society of London, Second Series, Zoology. 13(2): 325-353, plates 18-21., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/55291#page/375/mode/1up [details]   

basis of record Fauvel, P. (1953). The fauna of India including Pakistan, Ceylon, Burma and Malaya : Annelida, Polychaeta. The Indian Press, Ltd, Allahabad. xii and 507 p., available online at http://archive.org/details/FBIPolychaeta [details]   

source of synonymy Pettibone, Marian H. (1971). Partial revision of the genus Sthenelais Kinberg (Polychaeta: Sigalionidae) with diagnoses of two new genera. Smithsonian Contributions to Zoology. 109: 1-40., available online at http://si-pddr.si.edu/dspace/handle/10088/5688 [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpecimen The Natural History Museum, London [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Indian Ocean, Maldive Islands and Zanzibar [details]

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Maldive Archipelago, Zanzibar [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSynonymy according to Pettibone (1971) part of Sthenelais variabilis Potts, 1910 is synonym to Fimbriosthenelais longipinnis (Grube, 1870 and part is synonym to F. hirsuta (Potts, 1910). (R. Barnich) [details]