WoRMS name details

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

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

Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted 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]   
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype  ZMH P-16373, locality Australia (Western...  
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]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNote Australia, Western Australia, Exmouth, Town...  
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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]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDepth range Intertidal to shallow subtidal depths.   
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDepth range Intertidal to shallow subtidal depths.  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Australia: Western Australia (Exmouth Gulf).   
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....  
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]
Gil, J. (2016). Scoloplos (Scoloplos) dayi. 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=331776 on 2017-12-13

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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 
 

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]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParatype 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
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]