WoRMS name details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorExogone occidentalis Westheide, 1974

327988  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:327988)

Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted (subjective synonym)
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Westheide, Wilfried 1974. Interstitielle Fauna von Galapagos. XI. Pisionidae, Hesionidae, Pilargidae, Syllidae (Polychaeta). Mikrofauna des Meeresbodens, 44: 1-146.
page(s): 113-117, figs. 52-53 [details]   
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype  ZMH P-13614, locality Galapagos (Santa Cruz...  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype ZMH P-13614, locality Galapagos (Santa Cruz Island, Bahía de la Academia, southern side, eulittoral sand beach and tidal sand flat (geocoordinates not provided, but estimated with gazetteer to be approximately lat. -0.753057º, long. -90.311102º); intertidal coarse sand rich in detritus) [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNote Pacific Ocean, Galapagos Islands, Santa Cruz...  
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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Pacific Ocean, Galapagos Islands, Santa Cruz Island, Bahía de la Academia, southern side (geocoordinates not provided, but estimated with gazetteer to be approximately lat. -0.753057º, long. -90.311102º).  [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDepth range Intertidal to 0.5 m deep.   
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDepth range Intertidal to 0.5 m deep.  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Pacific Ocean: Galapagos Islands (Isabela...  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Pacific Ocean: Galapagos Islands (Isabela Island, Marchena Island, and Santa Cruz Island); Japan (Seto). Atlantic Ocean: Panama (Colon) and Venezuela (Puerto Cabello).  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology The specific epithet occidentalis is the Latin...  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology The specific epithet occidentalis is the Latin word for 'westerly', and refers probably to the type locality of the species.  [details]
Gil, J. (2015). Exogone occidentalis Westheide, 1974. 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=327988 on 2017-12-18

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2008-03-17 10:44:16Z
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2008-03-26 11:36:43Z
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2015-03-26 12:31:41Z
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original description Westheide, Wilfried 1974. Interstitielle Fauna von Galapagos. XI. Pisionidae, Hesionidae, Pilargidae, Syllidae (Polychaeta). Mikrofauna des Meeresbodens, 44: 1-146.
page(s): 113-117, figs. 52-53 [details]   

source of synonymy San Martín, G. (1991). Grubeosyllis and Exogone (Exogoninae, Syllidae, Polychaeta) from Cuba, the Gulf of Mexico, Florida and Puerto Rico, with a revision of Exogone. Bulletin of Marine Science. 49(3): 715-740., available online at http://www.ingentaconnect.com/content/umrsmas/bullmar/1991/00000049/00000003/art00004
page(s): 730-731, fig. 8 [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParatype SMF 10716 [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParatype SMF 10717 [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParatype SMF 10718 [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParatype SMF 10719 [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype ZMH P-13614, locality Galapagos (Santa Cruz Island, Bahía de la Academia, southern side, eulittoral sand beach and tidal sand flat (geocoordinates not provided, but estimated with gazetteer to be approximately lat. -0.753057º, long. -90.311102º); intertidal coarse sand rich in detritus) [details]
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDepth range Intertidal to 0.5 m deep.  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Pacific Ocean: Galapagos Islands (Isabela Island, Marchena Island, and Santa Cruz Island); Japan (Seto). Atlantic Ocean: Panama (Colon) and Venezuela (Puerto Cabello).  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology The specific epithet occidentalis is the Latin word for 'westerly', and refers probably to the type locality of the species.  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat Interstitial in intertidal coarse sand with detritus. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Pacific Ocean, Galapagos Islands, Santa Cruz Island, Bahía de la Academia, southern side (geocoordinates not provided, but estimated with gazetteer to be approximately lat. -0.753057º, long. -90.311102º).  [details]