WoRMS name details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChaetobranchus Verrill, 1873

325728  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:325728)

Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted (replaced junior homonym)
Genus

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChaetobranchus sanguineus Verrill, 1873 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEnoplobranchus sanguineus (Verrill, 1873) (superseded original combination)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Verrill, A.E. (1873). XVIII. Report upon the invertebrate animals of Vineyard Sound and the adjacent waters, with an account of the physical characters of the region. Report on the condition of the sea fisheries of the south coast of New England [later becomes Reports of the United States Commissioner of Fisheries]. 1: 295-778 pls. 1-38., available online at https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/12087501
page(s): 616 [details]  OpenAccess publication 
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNomenclature Chaetobranchus Verrill, 1873 is a junior...  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNomenclature Chaetobranchus Verrill, 1873 is a junior homonym to Chaetobranchus Heckel, 1840 (Pisces, Cichlidae). Thus Verrill 1879, in a checklist (dubiously available as a publication) replaced Chaetobranchus with Enoplobranchus, without explanation. Hartman (1942:76) explains further [details]
Read, G. (2015). Chaetobranchus Verrill, 1873. 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=325728 on 2017-12-17

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original description Verrill, A.E. (1873). XVIII. Report upon the invertebrate animals of Vineyard Sound and the adjacent waters, with an account of the physical characters of the region. Report on the condition of the sea fisheries of the south coast of New England [later becomes Reports of the United States Commissioner of Fisheries]. 1: 295-778 pls. 1-38., available online at https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/12087501
page(s): 616 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

taxonomy source LondoƱo-Mesa, M.H. (2009). Terebellidae (Polychaeta: Terebellida) from the Grand Caribbean region. Zootaxa. 2320: 1-93., available online at http://www.mapress.com/zootaxa/2009/f/z02320p093f.pdf
note: This genus is preoccupied by a fish genus. [details]   

additional source Hartman, Olga. (1959). Catalogue of the Polychaetous Annelids of the World. Parts 1 and 2. Allan Hancock Foundation Occasional Paper. 23: 1-628.
page(s): 501 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

source of synonymy Verrill, A. E. (1879). Preliminary check-list of the marine Invertebrata of the Atlantic coast, from Cape Cod to the Gulf of St. Lawrence. [Prepared for the United States Commission of Fish and Fisheries.]. Tuttle, Morehouse & Taylor, printers; Author's edition. 32 pp., available online at https://books.google.com/books/about/Preliminary_check_list_of_the_marine_inv.html?id=EoEuAAAAYAAJ
page(s): 10; note: binomen Chaetobranchus sanguineus replaced by Enoplobranchus sanguineus [details]   
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNomenclature Chaetobranchus Verrill, 1873 is a junior homonym to Chaetobranchus Heckel, 1840 (Pisces, Cichlidae). Thus Verrill 1879, in a checklist (dubiously available as a publication) replaced Chaetobranchus with Enoplobranchus, without explanation. Hartman (1942:76) explains further [details]