WoRMS taxon details

Disconatis Hanley & Burke, 1988

324940  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:324940)

accepted
Genus
Disconatis contubernalis Hanley & Burke, 1988 (type by original designation)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Hanley, J. Russell and Burke, Melanie 1988. A new genus and species of commensal scaleworm (Polychaeta: Polynoidae). The Beagle, Records of the Northern Territory Museum of Arts and Sciences, 5(1): 5-15.
page(s): 5-8 [details]   
Etymology authors: "the generic name alludes to the distinctive shape of the pygidium"  
Etymology authors: "the generic name alludes to the distinctive shape of the pygidium" [details]
Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2018). World Polychaeta database. Disconatis Hanley & Burke, 1988. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=324940 on 2018-05-21
Date
action
by
2008-03-05 14:39:51Z
created
2008-03-26 11:36:43Z
changed
2017-08-24 21:04:49Z
changed
2017-11-27 22:48:38Z
changed

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original description Hanley, J. Russell and Burke, Melanie 1988. A new genus and species of commensal scaleworm (Polychaeta: Polynoidae). The Beagle, Records of the Northern Territory Museum of Arts and Sciences, 5(1): 5-15.
page(s): 5-8 [details]   
From editor or global species database
Etymology authors: "the generic name alludes to the distinctive shape of the pygidium" [details]