WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHesperalia nans Chamberlin, 1919

328357 (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:328357)
accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Chamberlin, R. V. (1919). New polychaetous annelids from Laguna Beach, California. Pomona College Journal of Entomology and Zoology. 11(1): 1-23., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/44584#page/11/mode/1up
page(s): 9-10 [details]   
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype  MCZ 2150, locality California (Pacific coast...  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype MCZ 2150, locality California (Pacific coast of the USA, California, Laguna Beach (geocoordinates not provided, estimated with gazetteer to be approximately lat. 33.54º, long. -117.79º)) [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNote Pacific Ocean, California, Laguna Beach...  
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Pacific Ocean, California, Laguna Beach (geocoordinates not provided, estimated with gazetteer to be approximately lat. 33.54º, long. -117.79º). [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDepth range Not stated.   
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDepth range Not stated.  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Pacific Ocean, California: Laguna Beach.   
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Pacific Ocean, California: Laguna Beach.  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology The specific epithet nans is the present...  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology The specific epithet nans is the present participle of the Latin verb no, meaning 'to swim' or 'to float', and refers to the fact that the holotype of the species is a specimen in the epitokous phase.  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Pacific Ocean, California, Laguna Beach...  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Pacific Ocean, California, Laguna Beach (geocoordinates not provided, estimated with gazetteer to be approximately lat. 33.54º, long. -117.79º). [details]
WoRMS (2008). Hesperalia nans Chamberlin, 1919. 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=328357 on 2017-11-24

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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 Chamberlin, R. V. (1919). New polychaetous annelids from Laguna Beach, California. Pomona College Journal of Entomology and Zoology. 11(1): 1-23., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/44584#page/11/mode/1up
page(s): 9-10 [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.
page(s): 209 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype MCZ 2150, locality California (Pacific coast of the USA, California, Laguna Beach (geocoordinates not provided, estimated with gazetteer to be approximately lat. 33.54º, long. -117.79º)) [details]
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDepth range Not stated.  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Pacific Ocean, California: Laguna Beach.  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology The specific epithet nans is the present participle of the Latin verb no, meaning 'to swim' or 'to float', and refers to the fact that the holotype of the species is a specimen in the epitokous phase.  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat Not stated, the only type is an epitokous specimen, probably collected in the water column.  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Pacific Ocean, California, Laguna Beach (geocoordinates not provided, estimated with gazetteer to be approximately lat. 33.54º, long. -117.79º). [details]