WoRMS name details

Branchoscolex oligobranchus Schmarda, 1861

336385  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:336385)

 unaccepted (subjective synonym)
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Schmarda, L. K. (1861). Neue Wirbellose Thiere: Beobachted und Gesammelt auf einer Reise um die Erdr 1853 bis 1857. In Turbellarien, Rotatorien und Anneliden. Leipzig, Verlag von Wilhelm Engelmann. Erster Band, Zweite Hälfte., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/ia/neuewirbelloseth21861schm
page(s): 60, 2 text-figures [details]  OpenAccess publication 
Note Cape of Good Hope, South Africa.  
From editor or global species database
Type locality Cape of Good Hope, South Africa. [details]
Etymology The specific epithet oligobranchus refers probably to the reduced number of branchiae of the species.   
Etymology The specific epithet oligobranchus refers probably to the reduced number of branchiae of the species.  [details]

Taxonomy Current taxon junior synonym of species listed  
Taxonomy Current taxon junior synonym of species listed [details]
Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2018). World Polychaeta database. Branchoscolex oligobranchus Schmarda, 1861. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=336385 on 2018-05-23
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2008-03-18 12:55:09Z
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2008-03-26 11:36:43Z
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original description Schmarda, L. K. (1861). Neue Wirbellose Thiere: Beobachted und Gesammelt auf einer Reise um die Erdr 1853 bis 1857. In Turbellarien, Rotatorien und Anneliden. Leipzig, Verlag von Wilhelm Engelmann. Erster Band, Zweite Hälfte., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/ia/neuewirbelloseth21861schm
page(s): 60, 2 text-figures [details]  OpenAccess publication 

additional source Day, J.H. (1967). A monograph on the Polychaeta of Southern Africa. British Museum (Natural History). London. vol 1 & vol 2, 1-878., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/bibliography/8596
page(s): 591 [details]   

source of synonymy Day, J. H. (1955). The Polychaeta of South Africa. Part 3. Sedentary species from Cape shores and estuaries. Journal of the Linnean Society of London, Zoology. 42(287): 407-452., available online at http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1096-3642.1955.tb02216.x
page(s): 424-426, fig. 3f-g [details]   
From editor or global species database
Etymology The specific epithet oligobranchus refers probably to the reduced number of branchiae of the species.  [details]

Type locality Cape of Good Hope, South Africa. [details]

From other sources
Taxonomy Current taxon junior synonym of species listed [details]