WoRMS name details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCeratocephala edmondsi Hartman, 1954

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

Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted (superseded original combination)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]   
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype  AM W.12247, locality South Australia (Great...  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype 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]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNote Australia, South Australia, Kangaroo Island,...  
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType 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]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDepth range Littoral.   
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDepth range Littoral.  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Australia: South Australia (American River, Kangaroo Island). Known only from the type locality.   
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Australia: South Australia (American River, Kangaroo Island). Known only from the type locality.  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology The species is dedicated to its collector, Mr. S.J. Edmonds, of the University of Adelaide, South Australia.   
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology The species is dedicated to its collector, Mr. S.J. Edmonds, of the University of Adelaide, South Australia.  [details]
Read, G. (2011). Ceratocephala edmondsi Hartman, 1954. In: Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2017). World Polychaeta database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=327383 on 2018-01-19

Date
action
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2008-03-17 10:44:16Z
created
2008-03-26 11:36:43Z
changed
2011-08-17 21:22:55Z
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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 
 

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype 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]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParatype 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
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDepth range Littoral.  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Australia: South Australia (American River, Kangaroo Island). Known only from the type locality.  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology The species is dedicated to its collector, Mr. S.J. Edmonds, of the University of Adelaide, South Australia.  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat In the sand of a cockle bank (Katelysia sp.), littoral.  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType 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]