WoRMS name details

Ceratocephala edmondsi Hartman, 1954

327383  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:327383)

 unaccepted (superseded original combination)
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Hartman, O. (1954). Australian Nereidae. Including descriptions of three new species and one genus, together with summaries of previous records and keys to species. Transactions of the Royal Society of South Australia. 77: 1-41., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/128922#page/18/mode/1up
page(s): 23, figs. 12-17 [details]   
Holotype  AM W.12247, locality South Australia (Great...  
Holotype AM W.12247, locality South Australia (Great Australian Bight, Australia, South Australia, Kangaroo Island, American River (geocoordinates not provided, estimated with gazetteer to be approximately lat. -35.779º, long. 137.777º); littoral, very common in the sand of a cockle bank (Katelysia sp.)) [details]
Note Australia, South Australia, Kangaroo Island,...  
From editor or global species database
Type locality Australia, South Australia, Kangaroo Island, American River (geocoordinates not provided, estimated with gazetteer to be approximately lat. -35.779º, long. 137.777º), littoral, very common in the sand of a cockle bank (Katelysia sp.).  [details]
Depth range Littoral.   
Depth range Littoral.  [details]

Distribution Australia: South Australia (American River, Kangaroo Island). Known only from the type locality.   
Distribution Australia: South Australia (American River, Kangaroo Island). Known only from the type locality.  [details]

Etymology The species is dedicated to its collector, Mr. S.J. Edmonds, of the University of Adelaide, South Australia.   
Etymology The species is dedicated to its collector, Mr. S.J. Edmonds, of the University of Adelaide, South Australia.  [details]
Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2018). World Polychaeta database. Ceratocephala edmondsi Hartman, 1954. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=327383 on 2018-07-17
Date
action
by
2008-03-17 10:44:16Z
created
2008-03-26 11:36:43Z
changed
2011-08-17 21:22:55Z
changed

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original description Hartman, O. (1954). Australian Nereidae. Including descriptions of three new species and one genus, together with summaries of previous records and keys to species. Transactions of the Royal Society of South Australia. 77: 1-41., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/128922#page/18/mode/1up
page(s): 23, figs. 12-17 [details]   

new combination reference Hartmann-Schröder, G. 1977. The genera Ceratocephale Malmgren, Olganereis n. gen., and Profundilycastis n. gen. (Nereidae, Polychaeta) with a key to the nereid genera without chitinous paragnaths, in D.J. Reish and K. Fauchald eds., Essays on Polychaetous Annelids in Memory of Dr. Olga Hartman: Los Angeles, University of Southern California, Allan Hancock Press, p. 141-155.
page(s): 148-149, plate 2 figs. a-e, plate 3 figs. a-c [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

Holotype AM W.12247, locality South Australia (Great Australian Bight, Australia, South Australia, Kangaroo Island, American River (geocoordinates not provided, estimated with gazetteer to be approximately lat. -35.779º, long. 137.777º); littoral, very common in the sand of a cockle bank (Katelysia sp.)) [details]
Paratype AHF 0845, locality South Australia (Great Australian Bight, Australia, South Australia, Kangaroo Island, American River (geocoordinates not provided, estimated with gazetteer to be approximately lat. -35.779º, long. 137.777º); littoral, very common in the sand of a cockle bank (Katelysia sp.)) [details]
From editor or global species database
Depth range Littoral.  [details]

Distribution Australia: South Australia (American River, Kangaroo Island). Known only from the type locality.  [details]

Etymology The species is dedicated to its collector, Mr. S.J. Edmonds, of the University of Adelaide, South Australia.  [details]

Habitat In the sand of a cockle bank (Katelysia sp.), littoral.  [details]

Type locality Australia, South Australia, Kangaroo Island, American River (geocoordinates not provided, estimated with gazetteer to be approximately lat. -35.779º, long. 137.777º), littoral, very common in the sand of a cockle bank (Katelysia sp.).  [details]