WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScoloplos similis Mackie, 1987

331787  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:331787)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Mackie, Andrew S. Y. 1987. A review of species currently assigned to the genus Leitoscoloplos Day, 1977 (Polychaeta: Orbiniidae), with descriptions of species newly referred to Scoloplos Blainville, 1828. Sarsia, 72: 1-28. (look up in IMIS[details]   
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype  BMNH ZB 1984.54, locality New England (USA)  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype BMNH ZB 1984.54, locality New England (USA) [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution South African Exclusive Economic Zone  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editortype locality contained in South African Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNote South Africa  
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorType locality South Africa [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology Similis (L.) resembling, similar. The specific...  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology Similis (L.) resembling, similar. The specific name relates to the similarity of the species to S. intermedius[details]
WoRMS (2008). Scoloplos similis. 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=331787 on 2017-12-18

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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original description Mackie, Andrew S. Y. 1987. A review of species currently assigned to the genus Leitoscoloplos Day, 1977 (Polychaeta: Orbiniidae), with descriptions of species newly referred to Scoloplos Blainville, 1828. Sarsia, 72: 1-28. (look up in IMIS[details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype BMNH ZB 1984.54, locality New England (USA) [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorParatype SAMC A20261, locality New England (USA) [details]
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology Similis (L.) resembling, similar. The specific name relates to the similarity of the species to S. intermedius[details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorType locality South Africa [details]