WoRMS taxon details

Pseudopolydora 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] 
Holotype  USNM 32611, locality Enewetak Atoll (lagoon...  
Holotype 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]
Type locality contained in Eniwetok Atoll  
type locality contained in Eniwetok Atoll [details]
Note Lagoon side of Engebi (= Enjebi) Island,...  
From editor or global species database
Type locality Lagoon side of Engebi (= Enjebi) Island, Enewatak (= Eniwetok) Atoll, Ralik Chain, Marshall Islands, Pacific Ocean (gazetteer estimate 11.659°, 162.237°). [details]
Depth range Not stated, probably shallow water.  
Depth range Not stated, probably shallow water. [details]

Distribution Pacific Ocean: Enewetak Atoll (Marshall Islands).  
Distribution Pacific Ocean: Enewetak Atoll (Marshall Islands). [details]

Etymology The species is named after Dr. Donald J. Reish, "in recognition of his endeavors in collecting the materials discussed in...  
Etymology 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]
Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2018). World Polychaeta database. Pseudopolydora reishi Woodwick, 1964. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=331418 on 2018-04-21
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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 
 

Holotype 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
Depth range Not stated, probably shallow water. [details]

Distribution Pacific Ocean: Enewetak Atoll (Marshall Islands). [details]

Etymology 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]

Habitat Hard coral rocks in sand, and associated with areas of pollution in marine waters, probably at intertidal to shallow subtidal depths. [details]

Type locality Lagoon side of Engebi (= Enjebi) Island, Enewatak (= Eniwetok) Atoll, Ralik Chain, Marshall Islands, Pacific Ocean (gazetteer estimate 11.659°, 162.237°). [details]