WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOdontosyllis enopla Verrill, 1900

330066 (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:330066)
accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Verrill, A.E. 1900. Additions to the Turbellaria, Nemertina, and Annelida of the Bermudas, with revisions of some New England genera and species. Transactions of the Connecticut Academy of Arts and Sciences, 10(2): 595-671., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/88425#page/305/mode/1up
page(s): 627-628 [details]   
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNote Atlantic Ocean, Bermuda.  
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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Atlantic Ocean, Bermuda. [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Bermuda Archipelago, Bahamas, Atlantic coast...  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Bermuda Archipelago, Bahamas, Atlantic coast of the USA (Georgia), and Gulf of Mexico (Florida and Texas).  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology The specific epithet enopla is the neuter...  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology The specific epithet enopla is the neuter plural of the Latin word enoplos, meaning 'armed' and making reference to the "ventral row of six stout, recurved, hook-like teeth" that arms anteriorly the pharynx, besides the median dorsal tooth.  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Atlantic Ocean, Bermuda.  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Atlantic Ocean, Bermuda. [details]
WoRMS (2008). Odontosyllis enopla Verrill, 1900. 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=330066 on 2017-11-25

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original description Verrill, A.E. 1900. Additions to the Turbellaria, Nemertina, and Annelida of the Bermudas, with revisions of some New England genera and species. Transactions of the Connecticut Academy of Arts and Sciences, 10(2): 595-671., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/88425#page/305/mode/1up
page(s): 627-628 [details]   

original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorAutolytus bidens Treadwell, 1941) Treadwell, Aaron L. (1941). Plankton of the Bermuda Oceanographic Expeditions. X. Polychaetous annelids from Bermuda plankton, with eight shore species, and four from Haiti. Zoologica; scientific contributions of the New York Zoological Society. 26(1, no. 7): 25-30., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/50977684
page(s): 28-29, fig. 9 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

basis of record Hartman, Olga. (1956). Polychaetous annelids erected by Treadwell, 1891 to 1948, together with a brief chronology. Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History. 109(2): 239-310., available online at http://hdl.handle.net/2246/1145 [details]   

additional source Galloway, T. W.; Welch, P. S. (1911). Studies on a phosphorescent Bermudan annelid, Odontosyllis enopla Verrill. Transactions of the American Microscopical Society. 30(1): 13-39, plates I-V., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/27094607#page/19/mode/1up
page(s): 13-33, plates I-V [details]   

additional source Huntsman, A. G. (1948). Odontosyllis at Bermuda and lunar periodicity. Journal of the Fisheries Research Board of Canada. 7(6): 363-369., available online at http://dx.doi.org/10.1139/f47-028 [details]   

additional source Fauchald, K.; Granados-Barba, A.; Solís-Weiss, V. (2009). Polychaeta (Annelida) of the Gulf of Mexico, Pp. 751–788 in D.L. Felder and D.K. Camp (eds.). Gulf of Mexico. Origin, Waters, and Biota. Volume 1, Biodiversity. Texas A&M University Press, College Station, Texas., available online at http://goo.gl/auMxy9 [details]   

additional source Liu J.Y. [Ruiyu] (ed.). (2008). Checklist of marine biota of China seas. China Science Press. 1267 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorAutolytus bidens Treadwell, 1941) Nygren, Arne. (2004). Revision of Autolytinae (Syllidae: Polychaeta). Zootaxa. 680: 1-314., available online at http://www.mapress.com/zootaxa/2004f/z00680f.pdf
page(s): 198 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

source of synonymy  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorAutolytus bidens Treadwell, 1941) Hartman, Olga. (1956). Polychaetous annelids erected by Treadwell, 1891 to 1948, together with a brief chronology. Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History. 109(2): 239-310., available online at http://hdl.handle.net/2246/1145
page(s): 248, 278-279 [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Bermuda Archipelago, Bahamas, Atlantic coast of the USA (Georgia), and Gulf of Mexico (Florida and Texas).  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology The specific epithet enopla is the neuter plural of the Latin word enoplos, meaning 'armed' and making reference to the "ventral row of six stout, recurved, hook-like teeth" that arms anteriorly the pharynx, besides the median dorsal tooth.  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat Probably in dead corals at shallow water, but common swimming at the surface of the water when mating.  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Atlantic Ocean, Bermuda. [details]