WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDasybranchethus Monro, 1931

324649

urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:324649

accepted
Genus
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Monro, C.C.A. (1931). Polychaeta, Oligochaeta, Echiuroidea and Sipunculoidea. Scientific Reports of the Great Barrier Reef Expedition 1928-29, British Museum (Natural History). 4(1): 1-37., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/195810#page/11/mode/1up
page(s): 26 [details]   
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology Not stated. The name Dasybranchethus seems to...  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology Not stated. The name Dasybranchethus seems to be composed by the name of the genus Dasybranchus Grube, 1850 followed by the Latin suffix -etus, written as -ethus and meaning 'having the nature of', and presumably refers to the similarity between the two genera.  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNomenclature "Dasybranchetus" is a lapsus  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNomenclature "Dasybranchetus" is a lapsus [details]
Gil, J.; Read, G. (2016). Dasybranchethus Monro, 1931. In: Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2017). World Polychaeta database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=324649 on 2017-11-19

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2008-03-05 14:39:51Z
created
2008-03-26 11:36:43Z
changed
2009-10-22 21:28:11Z
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2016-05-14 19:40:00Z
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original description Monro, C.C.A. (1931). Polychaeta, Oligochaeta, Echiuroidea and Sipunculoidea. Scientific Reports of the Great Barrier Reef Expedition 1928-29, British Museum (Natural History). 4(1): 1-37., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/195810#page/11/mode/1up
page(s): 26 [details]   

emendation (re-diagnosis of genus) García-Garza M.E.; de León-González, J.A. (2009). A new species of Dasybranchethus (Annelida: Capitellidae) from Mexican Pacific, with a redescription of Dasybranchethus fauveli. Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the UK. 89(7): 1437-1441., available online at http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/S0025315409000241
page(s): 1 438 [details]   
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiagnosis Diagnosis by García-Garza & de Léon-González (2009: 1438): ''Thorax with 16 segments including achaetous peristomium; 15 chaetigers with capillaries chaetae; first chaetiger birramous; lateral organs and genital pore presents; mid-dorsal lobe on some segments, abdominal hooded hooks multidentated; branchiae present or absent.'' [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiagnosis Original diagnosis by Monro (1931: 26): ''Capitellids with 16 thoracic segments, of which 15 are chaetigers. The thorax carries capillary bristles only, and the abdomen only hooks. No gills were seen.'' [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology Not stated. The name Dasybranchethus seems to be composed by the name of the genus Dasybranchus Grube, 1850 followed by the Latin suffix -etus, written as -ethus and meaning 'having the nature of', and presumably refers to the similarity between the two genera.  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNomenclature "Dasybranchetus" is a lapsus [details]