WoRMS name details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEupomatus similis Treadwell, 1929

327904  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:327904)

Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted (superseded original combination)
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Treadwell, Aaron L. 1929. New species of polychaetous annelids in the collections of the American Museum of Natural History from Porto Rico, Florida, Lower California,and British Somaliland. American Museum Novitates, 392: 1-13., available online at http://hdl.handle.net/2246/3789 [details]   
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNote Unspecified “Lower California” (Baja...  
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Unspecified “Lower California” (Baja California) location, unknown if Pacific or Gulf of California coasts, Mexico.  [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology Not stated, but an instance of the Latin...  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology Not stated, but an instance of the Latin adjective similis ‘similar to’. Later in the same work Treadwell (1929: 12) considered his H. californicus (now H. crucigera) as similar to his E. similis, which isn’t compared to any taxon, so a logical application of the names would have been in reverse! [details]
ten Hove, H. (2009). Eupomatus similis. 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=327904 on 2017-12-13

Date
action
by
2008-03-17 10:44:16Z
created
2008-03-26 11:36:43Z
changed
2009-01-20 20:00:53Z
changed

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original description Treadwell, Aaron L. 1929. New species of polychaetous annelids in the collections of the American Museum of Natural History from Porto Rico, Florida, Lower California,and British Somaliland. American Museum Novitates, 392: 1-13., available online at http://hdl.handle.net/2246/3789 [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology Not stated, but an instance of the Latin adjective similis ‘similar to’. Later in the same work Treadwell (1929: 12) considered his H. californicus (now H. crucigera) as similar to his E. similis, which isn’t compared to any taxon, so a logical application of the names would have been in reverse! [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Unspecified “Lower California” (Baja California) location, unknown if Pacific or Gulf of California coasts, Mexico.  [details]

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSpecimen American Museum of Natural History, New York [details]