WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBranchoscolex sphaerochaetus Schmarda, 1861

336386

urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:336386

Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted
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 
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNote Cape of Good Hope, South Africa.   
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Cape of Good Hope, South Africa.  [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology The specific epithet sphaerochaetus refers to...  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology The specific epithet sphaerochaetus refers to the knobbed tips of some of the chaetae of the species.  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Cape of Good Hope, South Africa.   
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Cape of Good Hope, South Africa.  [details]
WoRMS (2008). Branchoscolex sphaerochaetus Schmarda, 1861. In: Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2017). World Polychaeta database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://marinespecies.org/aphia.php/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=336386 on 2017-11-19

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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
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology The specific epithet sphaerochaetus refers to the knobbed tips of some of the chaetae of the species.  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Cape of Good Hope, South Africa.  [details]