WoRMS name details

Sthenelais variabilis Potts, 1910

220414  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:220414)

 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]   
Note Indian Ocean, Maldive Islands and Zanzibar  
From editor or global species database
Type locality Indian Ocean, Maldive Islands and Zanzibar [details]
Distribution Maldive Archipelago, Zanzibar  
Distribution Maldive Archipelago, Zanzibar [details]
Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2018). World Polychaeta database. Sthenelais variabilis Potts, 1910. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=220414 on 2018-04-24
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
Specimen The Natural History Museum, London [details]

Type locality Indian Ocean, Maldive Islands and Zanzibar [details]

From other sources
Distribution Maldive Archipelago, Zanzibar [details]

Synonymy 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]