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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChaetosyllis oerstedi Malmgren, 1867

238660  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:238660)

nomen dubium
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Malmgren, A.J. (1867). Annulata Polychaeta Spetsbergiæ, Grœnlandiæ, Islandiæ et Scandinaviæ. Hactenus Cognita. Ex Officina Frenckelliana, Helsingforslæ. 127 pp. & XIV plates., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/bibliography/13358
page(s): 45-46, plate VIII fig. 51A-D [details]   
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNote Arctic Ocean, off the northern coast of...  
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Arctic Ocean, off the northern coast of Spitsbergen, far from land (geocoordinates not provided, estimated with gazetteer to be approximately lat. 80º, long. 13º): "Hab. ad oras boreales Spetsbergiae, procul a terra" (Malmgren, 1867: 45). The material was collected by the author the 1st of June of 1861.  [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType material The type material was not studied or located by Licher (1999: 300).  [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Arctic Ocean: off Spitsbergen.   
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Arctic Ocean: off Spitsbergen.  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology The species is dedicated to Anders Sandøe...  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology The species is dedicated to Anders Sandøe Ørsted (= Anders Sandoe Oersted, or Anders Sandö Örsted), (b. Rudkøbing, Denmark, 21 june 1816 - d. Copenhagen, Denmark, 3 September 1872), a Danish marine biologist, zoologist, mycologist and botanist, who published several works on Polychaeta.  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTaxonomy Current taxon was considered as a junior...  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTaxonomy Current taxon was considered as a junior synonym of Syllis cornuta Rathke, 1843 by Carus (1885: 228), Soulier (1904: 358), Augener (1912: 169-171; 1928: 718), Fauvel (1913: 40; with doubts), Wesenberg-Lund (1947: 6; 1950: 15; 1950: 46; Pettibone, 1954: 253). Licher (1999: 300) considered the taxon as a nomen dubium.  [details]
Gil, J.; Musco, L. (2015). Chaetosyllis oerstedi Malmgren, 1867. 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=238660 on 2017-12-17

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original description Malmgren, A.J. (1867). Annulata Polychaeta Spetsbergiæ, Grœnlandiæ, Islandiæ et Scandinaviæ. Hactenus Cognita. Ex Officina Frenckelliana, Helsingforslæ. 127 pp. & XIV plates., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/bibliography/13358
page(s): 45-46, plate VIII fig. 51A-D [details]   

source of synonymy Augener, H. 1928. Die Polychaeten von Spitzbergen. Fauna Arctica, Jena, 5: 647-834. [details]   

source of synonymy Carus, J.V. 1885. Prodromus Faunae Mediterraneae sive Descriptio Animalium maris Mediterranei incolarum quam comparata silva rerum quatenus innotiut adiectis et nominibus vulgaribus eorumque auctoribus in commodum zoologorum. Volume I. Coelenterata, Ec, available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/45304#page/7/mode/1up
page(s): 228 [details]   

new combination reference Théel, H.J. (1879). Les Annélides Polychètes des mers de la Nouvelle-Zemble. Kungliga Svenska Vetenskapsakademiens Handlingar. 16(3): 1-75, plates I-IV., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/105425#page/135/mode/1up [details]   

status source Licher, Frank 2000 (1999), Revision der Gattung Typosyllis Langerhans, 1879 (Polychaeta: Syllidae). Morphologie, Taxonomie und Phylogenie. Abhandlungen der Senckenbergischen Naturforschenden Gesellschaft 551:1-336
page(s): 300 [details]   
 
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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Arctic Ocean: off Spitsbergen.  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology The species is dedicated to Anders Sandøe Ørsted (= Anders Sandoe Oersted, or Anders Sandö Örsted), (b. Rudkøbing, Denmark, 21 june 1816 - d. Copenhagen, Denmark, 3 September 1872), a Danish marine biologist, zoologist, mycologist and botanist, who published several works on Polychaeta.  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTaxonomy Current taxon was considered as a junior synonym of Syllis cornuta Rathke, 1843 by Carus (1885: 228), Soulier (1904: 358), Augener (1912: 169-171; 1928: 718), Fauvel (1913: 40; with doubts), Wesenberg-Lund (1947: 6; 1950: 15; 1950: 46; Pettibone, 1954: 253). Licher (1999: 300) considered the taxon as a nomen dubium.  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Arctic Ocean, off the northern coast of Spitsbergen, far from land (geocoordinates not provided, estimated with gazetteer to be approximately lat. 80º, long. 13º): "Hab. ad oras boreales Spetsbergiae, procul a terra" (Malmgren, 1867: 45). The material was collected by the author the 1st of June of 1861.  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType material The type material was not studied or located by Licher (1999: 300).  [details]