WoRMS taxon details

Scoloplos 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]   
Holotype  BMNH ZB 1984.54, locality New England (USA)  
Holotype BMNH ZB 1984.54, locality New England (USA) [details]
Type locality contained in South African Exclusive Economic Zone  
type locality contained in South African Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Note South Africa  
From other sources
Type locality South Africa [details]
Etymology Similis (L.) resembling, similar. The specific name relates to the similarity of the species to S. intermedius.  
Etymology Similis (L.) resembling, similar. The specific name relates to the similarity of the species to S. intermedius[details]
Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2018). World Polychaeta database. Scoloplos similis Mackie, 1987. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=331787 on 2018-05-27
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 
 

Holotype BMNH ZB 1984.54, locality New England (USA) [details]
Paratype SAMC A20261, locality New England (USA) [details]
From other sources
Etymology Similis (L.) resembling, similar. The specific name relates to the similarity of the species to S. intermedius[details]

Type locality South Africa [details]