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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScoloplos (Scoloplos) dayi Hartmann-Schröder, 1980 
AphiaID: 331776

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnnelida (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolychaeta (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSedentaria (Subclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScolecida (Infraclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOrbiniidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScoloplos (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScoloplos (Scoloplos) (Subgenus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScoloplos (Scoloplos) dayi (Species)
Status Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted (original alternate representation)
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScoloplos dayi Hartmann-Schröder, 1980
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScoloplos (Scoloplos) Blainville, 1828
Orig. name Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScoloplos (Scoloplos) dayi Hartmann-Schröder, 1980
Sources  original description Hartmann-Schröder, G. (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 Institu. 77: 41-110.
page(s): 67-68, figs. 74-78 [details]

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 http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1096-3642.1961.tb01623.x [details]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editortype locality Exmouth [details]
Specimens  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype 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]

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Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (1 publication) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Notes 
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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDepth range Intertidal to shallow subtidal depths.  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Australia: Western Australia (Exmouth Gulf).  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology 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]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat Intertidal to subtidal sandy flats.  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype Holotype deposited at the Zoologische Museum Hamburg, Germany (ZMB P-16373).  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType 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]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:331776
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2008-03-17 10:44:16Z  created  Fauchald, Kristian
2008-03-26 11:36:43Z  changed  Fauchald, Kristian
2016-01-21 11:10:50Z  changed  Gil, João
  
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  Citation: Gil, J. (2016). Scoloplos (Scoloplos) dayi Hartmann-Schröder, 1980. In: Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2016) World Polychaeta database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=331776 on 2016-06-30
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