WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPseudopolydora reishi Woodwick, 1964

331418  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:331418)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Woodwick, Keith H. (1964). Polydora and related genera (Annelida, Polychaeta) from Eniwetok, Majuro, and Bikini Atolls, Marshall Islands. Pacific Science. 18(2): 146-159., available online at http://scholarspace.manoa.hawaii.edu/handle/10125/5508
page(s): 152, fig. 3 (1-3) [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype  USNM 32611, locality Enewetak Atoll (lagoon...  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype USNM 32611, locality Enewetak Atoll (lagoon side of Engebi (= Enjebi) Island, Enewatak (= Eniwetok) Atoll, Ralik Chain, Marshall Islands, Pacific Ocean (gazetteer estimate 11.659°, 162.237°); hard coral rocks in sand) [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Eniwetok Atoll  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editortype locality contained in Eniwetok Atoll [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNote Lagoon side of Engebi (= Enjebi) Island,...  
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Lagoon side of Engebi (= Enjebi) Island, Enewatak (= Eniwetok) Atoll, Ralik Chain, Marshall Islands, Pacific Ocean (gazetteer estimate 11.659°, 162.237°). [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDepth range Not stated, probably shallow water.  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDepth range Not stated, probably shallow water. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Pacific Ocean: Enewetak Atoll (Marshall Islands).  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Pacific Ocean: Enewetak Atoll (Marshall Islands). [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology The species is named after Dr. Donald J. Reish, "in recognition of his endeavors in collecting the materials discussed in...  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology The species is named after Dr. Donald J. Reish, "in recognition of his endeavors in collecting the materials discussed in this paper, and because his field of research has included studies of marine pollution and indicator organisms" (Woodwick, 1964: 152). [details]
WoRMS (2008). Pseudopolydora reishi Woodwick, 1964. 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=331418 on 2018-01-21

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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 Woodwick, Keith H. (1964). Polydora and related genera (Annelida, Polychaeta) from Eniwetok, Majuro, and Bikini Atolls, Marshall Islands. Pacific Science. 18(2): 146-159., available online at http://scholarspace.manoa.hawaii.edu/handle/10125/5508
page(s): 152, fig. 3 (1-3) [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype USNM 32611, locality Enewetak Atoll (lagoon side of Engebi (= Enjebi) Island, Enewatak (= Eniwetok) Atoll, Ralik Chain, Marshall Islands, Pacific Ocean (gazetteer estimate 11.659°, 162.237°); hard coral rocks in sand) [details]
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDepth range Not stated, probably shallow water. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Pacific Ocean: Enewetak Atoll (Marshall Islands). [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology The species is named after Dr. Donald J. Reish, "in recognition of his endeavors in collecting the materials discussed in this paper, and because his field of research has included studies of marine pollution and indicator organisms" (Woodwick, 1964: 152). [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat Hard coral rocks in sand, and associated with areas of pollution in marine waters, probably at intertidal to shallow subtidal depths. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Lagoon side of Engebi (= Enjebi) Island, Enewatak (= Eniwetok) Atoll, Ralik Chain, Marshall Islands, Pacific Ocean (gazetteer estimate 11.659°, 162.237°). [details]