WoRMS taxon details

Placostegus incomptus Ehlers, 1887

330799  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:330799)

accepted
Species
Placostegopsis incomptus (Ehlers, 1887) (superseded subsequent combination)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Ehlers, Ernst. (1887). Reports on the results of dredging, under the direction of L. F. Pourtalès, during the years 1868-1870, and of Alexander Agassiz, in the Gulf of Mexico (1877-78), and in the Caribbean Sea (1878-79), in the U.S. Coast Survey steamer "Blake", Lieut-Com. C. D. Sigsbee, U.S.N. and Commander J. R. Bartlett, U.S.N., commanding. XXXI. Report on the Annelids. Memoirs of the Museum of Comparative Zoology at Harvard College. 15: vi & 335 pp., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/96641#page/7/mode/1up [details]   
Note Museum of Comparative Zoology # 811,...  
From editor or global species database
Type locality Museum of Comparative Zoology # 811, Harvard [details]
Type locality Caribbean Sea, off Cuba [details]
Taxonomic remark Bivonia exserta Dall, 1881, described as mollusc from off Cuba and already referred to the serpulidae by Golding et al....  
Taxonomic remark Bivonia exserta Dall, 1881, described as mollusc from off Cuba and already referred to the serpulidae by Golding et al. 2014 (p. 86), might very well be a senior synonym of Placostegus incomptus. [details]
Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2018). World Polychaeta database. Placostegus incomptus Ehlers, 1887. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=330799 on 2018-04-22
Date
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2008-03-17 10:44:16Z
created
2008-03-26 11:36:43Z
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2008-11-04 07:12:01Z
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original description Ehlers, Ernst. (1887). Reports on the results of dredging, under the direction of L. F. Pourtalès, during the years 1868-1870, and of Alexander Agassiz, in the Gulf of Mexico (1877-78), and in the Caribbean Sea (1878-79), in the U.S. Coast Survey steamer "Blake", Lieut-Com. C. D. Sigsbee, U.S.N. and Commander J. R. Bartlett, U.S.N., commanding. XXXI. Report on the Annelids. Memoirs of the Museum of Comparative Zoology at Harvard College. 15: vi & 335 pp., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/96641#page/7/mode/1up [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]   

source of synonymy  (ofPlacostegopsis incomptus (Ehlers, 1887)) 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): 584 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

basis of record  (ofPlacostegopsis incomptus (Ehlers, 1887)) Saint-Joseph, Arthur d’Anthoine de. (1894). Les Annélides polychètes des côtes de Dinard. Troisième Partie. Annales des sciences naturelles, Paris, Série 7. 17: 1-395, plates I-XIII., available online at https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/35662416 [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

From editor or global species database
Taxonomic remark Bivonia exserta Dall, 1881, described as mollusc from off Cuba and already referred to the serpulidae by Golding et al. 2014 (p. 86), might very well be a senior synonym of Placostegus incomptus. [details]

Type locality Museum of Comparative Zoology # 811, Harvard [details]

From other sources
Type locality Caribbean Sea, off Cuba [details]