WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEhlersiella atlantica McIntosh, 1885

327489

urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:327489

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
McIntosh, William C. (1885). Report on the Annelida Polychaeta collected by H.M.S. Challenger during the years 1873-1876. Ser. Zoology. vol. 12 [part 34 of reports]: 1-554, plates 1-55, 1A-39A, & Annelida stations map., available online at https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/50688426 [details]   
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNote Atlantic Ocean, off the Azores  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Atlantic Ocean, off the Azores [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Atlantic Ocean, off the Azores  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Atlantic Ocean, off the Azores [details]
WoRMS (2008). Ehlersiella atlantica McIntosh, 1885. 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=327489 on 2017-11-19

Date
action
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2008-03-17 10:44:16Z
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2008-03-26 11:36:43Z
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original description McIntosh, William C. (1885). Report on the Annelida Polychaeta collected by H.M.S. Challenger during the years 1873-1876. Ser. Zoology. vol. 12 [part 34 of reports]: 1-554, plates 1-55, 1A-39A, & Annelida stations map., available online at https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/50688426 [details]   

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

additional source Huys, R. (2016). Enigmas from the past: M’Intosh’s (1885) annelidicolous copepods from the voyage of H.M.S. Challenger. Zootaxa. 4174(1): 355-385., available online at http://mapress.com/j/zt/article/view/zootaxa.4174.1.22
note: notes on associated parasitic copepod Oestrella levinseni M’Intosh, 1885 (now = Melinnacheres) (Saccopsidae), [details]   

context source (Deepsea) Natural History Museum, London (NHM): Collections Management Database System.  [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAssociation McIntosh (1885:477) also described a copepod parasite he found attached on the Ehlersiella atlantica as Oestrella levinseni, now Melinnacheres levinseni [Poecilostomatoida: Saccopsidae] [details]

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Atlantic Ocean, off the Azores [details]
 

Host of
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelinnacheres levinseni (McIntosh, 1885) (parasitic: ectoparasitic)