WoRMS name details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlacostegus moerchii McIntosh, 1885

330802  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:330802)

taxon inquirendum
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
McIntosh, William C. (1885). Report on the Annelida Polychaeta collected by H.M.S. Challenger during the years 1873-1876. Ser. Zoology. vol. 12 [part 34 of reports]: 1-554, plates 1-55, 1A-39A, & Annelida stations map., available online at https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/50688426 [details]   
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Pacific Deep Water  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editortype locality contained in Pacific Deep Water [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNote Pacific Ocean, deep water  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Pacific Ocean, deep water [details]
ten Hove, H. (2009). Placostegus moerchii McIntosh, 1885. 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=330802 on 2017-12-13

Date
action
by
2008-03-17 10:44:16Z
created
2008-03-26 11:36:43Z
changed
2009-07-31 12:33:51Z
changed

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original description McIntosh, William C. (1885). Report on the Annelida Polychaeta collected by H.M.S. Challenger during the years 1873-1876. Ser. Zoology. vol. 12 [part 34 of reports]: 1-554, plates 1-55, 1A-39A, & Annelida stations map., available online at https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/50688426 [details]   

status source Zibrowius, Helmut 1973. Revision of some Serpulidae (Annelida Polychaeta) from abyssal depths in the Atlantic and Pacific, collected by the 'Challenger' and Prince of Monaco Expeditions. Bulletin of the British Museum (Natural History) 24(9): 427-439. [details]   

context source (Deepsea) Natural History Museum, London (NHM): Collections Management Database System.  [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEditor's comment indeterminable according to Zibrowius 1973; cannot be a Placostegus by the shape of the uncinus figured (Fig.8) [details]

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Pacific Ocean, deep water [details]