WoRMS name details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMatla Stephenson, 1908

325893  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:325893)

Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted (subjective synonym)
Genus
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Stephenson, J. (1908). The fauna of brackish ponds at Port Canning, Lower Bengal. Part VIII.—Preliminary description of an oligochæte worm of uncertain position. Records of the Indian Museum, Calcutta. 2(1): 39-42., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/109280#page/81/mode/1up
page(s): 39-42 [details]   
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology Genus named Matla after the native name of...  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology Genus named Matla after the native name of Port Canning (West Bengal, India), where the type species of the genus was found. [details]
Gil, J. (2014). Matla Stephenson, 1908. In: Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2017). World Polychaeta database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=325893 on 2017-12-14

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2008-03-14 12:50:56Z
created
2008-03-26 11:36:43Z
changed
2013-07-12 23:38:02Z
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2014-03-03 23:45:02Z
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original description Stephenson, J. (1908). The fauna of brackish ponds at Port Canning, Lower Bengal. Part VIII.—Preliminary description of an oligochæte worm of uncertain position. Records of the Indian Museum, Calcutta. 2(1): 39-42., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/109280#page/81/mode/1up
page(s): 39-42 [details]   
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology Genus named Matla after the native name of Port Canning (West Bengal, India), where the type species of the genus was found. [details]