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. <em>The Transactions of the Linnean Society of London, Second Series, Zoology.</em> 13(2): 325-353, plates 18-21., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/16399262 [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.) (2020). 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 2020-09-21
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. <em>The Transactions of the Linnean Society of London, Second Series, Zoology.</em> 13(2): 325-353, plates 18-21., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/16399262 [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. <em>Smithsonian Contributions to Zoology.</em> 109: 1-40., available online at http://si-pddr.si.edu/dspace/handle/10088/5688 [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

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]