WoRMS name details

Malacoceros (Rhynchospio)

325625  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:325625)

 unaccepted (superseded alternate representation)

Species Malacoceros (Rhynchospio) inflatus Foster, 1971 accepted as Rhynchospio inflata (Foster, 1971) (superseded original combination)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Not documented
Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2020). World Polychaeta database. Malacoceros (Rhynchospio). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=325625 on 2020-01-24
2008-03-11 10:36:40Z
2008-03-26 11:36:43Z
2014-08-10 23:39:20Z

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basis of record Pettibone, Marian H. (1963). Revision of some genera of polychaete worms of the family Spionidae, including the description of a new species of <i>Scolelepis</i>. <em>Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington.</em> 76: 89-104., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/34604970
page(s): 98 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Foster, Nancy Marie. (1971). Spionidae (Polychaeta) of the Gulf of Mexico and the Caribbean Sea. <em>Studies on the Fauna of CuraƧao and other Caribbean Islands.</em> 36(129): 1-183., available online at http://www.repository.naturalis.nl/record/506046
page(s): 48 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

status source Blake, James A.; Kudenov, Jerry D. (1978). The Spionidae (Polychaeta) from Southeastern Australia and adjacent areas with a revision of the genera. <em>Memoirs of the National Museum of Victoria.</em> 39: 171-280., available online at https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/39441579
page(s): 198 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
From editor or global species database
Classification Rhynchospio was regarded as a subgenus of Malacoceros by Pettibone (1963), but as a valid genus by Blake & Kudenov (1978), and workers since (eg Imajima, 1991. [details]