WoRMS name details

Polymastus paradoxus Claparède, 1864

238531  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:238531)

 unaccepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Claparède, É. (1864). Glanures zootomiques parmi les annélides de Port-Vendres (Pyrénées Orientales). Mémoires de la Société de Physique et d'Histoire Naturelle de Genève. 17(2): 463-600, plates I-VIII., available online at http://dx.doi.org/10.5962/bhl.title.1972
page(s): 569-571, plate VIII fig. 3 [details]   
Note Port-Vendres, France, Mediterranean Sea...  
From editor or global species database
Type locality Port-Vendres, France, Mediterranean Sea (gazetteer estimate 42.519º, 03.109º).
 [details]
Depth range Not stated, unknown. Probably shallow water.  
Depth range Not stated, unknown. Probably shallow water. [details]

Distribution Mediterranean Sea, France, Port-Vendres.  
Distribution Mediterranean Sea, France, Port-Vendres. [details]

Etymology The specific epithet paradoxus, meaning 'strange' or 'contrary to expectation' in Ancient Greek, refers probably to the...  
Etymology The specific epithet paradoxus, meaning 'strange' or 'contrary to expectation' in Ancient Greek, refers probably to the strange look of the species, or to the fact that the species is a Syllidae, in spite of resembling a Sphaerodoridae at first sight due to its four rows of dorsal tubercles and rounded tentacular and dorsal cirri.  [details]

Taxonomy Current taxon synonym of species listed.   
Taxonomy Current taxon synonym of species listed.  [details]
Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2018). World Polychaeta database. Polymastus paradoxus Claparède, 1864. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=238531 on 2018-06-24
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original description Claparède, É. (1864). Glanures zootomiques parmi les annélides de Port-Vendres (Pyrénées Orientales). Mémoires de la Société de Physique et d'Histoire Naturelle de Genève. 17(2): 463-600, plates I-VIII., available online at http://dx.doi.org/10.5962/bhl.title.1972
page(s): 569-571, plate VIII fig. 3 [details]   

source of synonymy McIntosh, W.C. 1910. A monograph of the British annelids. Polychaeta. Syllidae to Ariciidae. Ray Society of London, 2(2): 233-524., available online at http://www.archive.org/details/monographBritis2McIn [details]   

source of synonymy San Martín, G. (2003). Annelida, Polychaeta II: Syllidae. In: Ramos MA et al. (eds) Fauna Iberica, Vol 21, Museo Nacional de Ciencias Naturales. CSIC, Madrid. p 1-554. [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

From editor or global species database
Depth range Not stated, unknown. Probably shallow water. [details]

Distribution Mediterranean Sea, France, Port-Vendres. [details]

Etymology The specific epithet paradoxus, meaning 'strange' or 'contrary to expectation' in Ancient Greek, refers probably to the strange look of the species, or to the fact that the species is a Syllidae, in spite of resembling a Sphaerodoridae at first sight due to its four rows of dorsal tubercles and rounded tentacular and dorsal cirri.  [details]

Habitat Not stated, unknown. [details]

Specimen Types not retained.  [details]

Taxonomy Current taxon synonym of species listed.  [details]

Type locality Port-Vendres, France, Mediterranean Sea (gazetteer estimate 42.519º, 03.109º).
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