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Scoloplos (Scoloplos) dayi Hartmann-Schröder, 1980

331776  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:331776)

 unaccepted (original alternate representation)
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Hartmann-Schröder, Gesa. (1980). Die Polychaeten der tropischen Nordwestküste Australiens (zwischen Port Samson im Norden und Exmouth im Süden) IN: Hartmann-Schroeder, Gesa and Hartmann, G.. Zur Kenntnis des Eulitorals der australischen Küsten unter besonder Berücksichtigung der Polychaeten und Ostracoden. Mitteilungen aus dem Hamburgischen zoologischen Museum und Institut. 77: 41-110.
page(s): 67-68, figs. 74-78 [details]   
Holotype  ZMH P-16373, locality Australia (Western...  
Holotype ZMH P-16373, locality Australia (Western Australia, Exmouth, Town Beach, 150 m from the shore, in a ripple mark tidal flat of shells and sand (geocoordinates not provided, estimated with gazetteer to be approximately lat. -21.9508º, long. 114.1409º)) [details]
Note Australia, Western Australia, Exmouth, Town...  
From editor or global species database
Type locality Australia, Western Australia, Exmouth, Town Beach, 150 m from the shore, in a ripple mark tidal flat of shells and sand (geocoordinates not provided, estimated with gazetteer to be approximately lat. -21.9508º, long. 114.1409º).  [details]
Depth range Intertidal to shallow subtidal depths.   
Depth range Intertidal to shallow subtidal depths.  [details]

Distribution Australia: Western Australia (Exmouth Gulf).   
Distribution Australia: Western Australia (Exmouth Gulf).  [details]

Etymology The species is named after Dr. John H. Day (b. Sussex, England, 25 August 1909 - d. Knysna, South Africa, 24 April 1989),...  
Etymology The species is named after Dr. John H. Day (b. Sussex, England, 25 August 1909 - d. Knysna, South Africa, 24 April 1989), of the Zoology Department, University of Cape Town, South Africa (Biography), "who recently wrote an extensive work on the Australian orbiniids" ("der erst kürzlich eine umfangreiche Arbeit über die Orbiniiden Australiens schrieb"; Hartmann-Schröder, 1980: 67).  [details]
Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2018). World Polychaeta database. Scoloplos (Scoloplos) dayi Hartmann-Schröder, 1980. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=331776 on 2018-02-24
Date
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2008-03-17 10:44:16Z
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2008-03-26 11:36:43Z
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2016-01-21 11:10:50Z
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original description Hartmann-Schröder, Gesa. (1980). Die Polychaeten der tropischen Nordwestküste Australiens (zwischen Port Samson im Norden und Exmouth im Süden) IN: Hartmann-Schroeder, Gesa and Hartmann, G.. Zur Kenntnis des Eulitorals der australischen Küsten unter besonder Berücksichtigung der Polychaeten und Ostracoden. Mitteilungen aus dem Hamburgischen zoologischen Museum und Institut. 77: 41-110.
page(s): 67-68, figs. 74-78 [details]   

additional source Pettibone, Marian H. (1957). North American genera of the family Orbiniidae (Annelida: Polychaeta), with descriptions of new species. Journal of the Washington Academy of Sciences. 47(5): 159-167., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/39753529 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

source of synonymy Day, J. H. (1961). The Polychaet [sic] Fauna of South Africa. Part 6. Sedentary species dredged off Cape coasts with a few new records from the shore. Journal of the Linnean Society of London. 44(299): 463-560., available online at https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1096-3642.1961.tb01623.x [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

Holotype ZMH P-16373, locality Australia (Western Australia, Exmouth, Town Beach, 150 m from the shore, in a ripple mark tidal flat of shells and sand (geocoordinates not provided, estimated with gazetteer to be approximately lat. -21.9508º, long. 114.1409º)) [details]
Paratype ZMH P-16374, locality Australia (Western Australia, Exmouth Gulf, about 24 km south of Exmouth (geocoordinates not provided, estimated with gazetteer to be approximately lat. -22.191º, long. 114.085º); eulittoral, tidal flat of fine sand among reef plates) [details]
From editor or global species database
Depth range Intertidal to shallow subtidal depths.  [details]

Distribution Australia: Western Australia (Exmouth Gulf).  [details]

Etymology The species is named after Dr. John H. Day (b. Sussex, England, 25 August 1909 - d. Knysna, South Africa, 24 April 1989), of the Zoology Department, University of Cape Town, South Africa (Biography), "who recently wrote an extensive work on the Australian orbiniids" ("der erst kürzlich eine umfangreiche Arbeit über die Orbiniiden Australiens schrieb"; Hartmann-Schröder, 1980: 67).  [details]

Habitat Intertidal to subtidal sandy flats.  [details]

Holotype Holotype deposited at the Zoologische Museum Hamburg, Germany (ZMB P-16373).  [details]

Type locality Australia, Western Australia, Exmouth, Town Beach, 150 m from the shore, in a ripple mark tidal flat of shells and sand (geocoordinates not provided, estimated with gazetteer to be approximately lat. -21.9508º, long. 114.1409º).  [details]