WoRMS taxon details

Chaetopterus capensis Stimpson, 1856

336422  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:336422)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Stimpson, William. (1856). Description of some new marine invertebrates. Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia. 7(10): 385-394., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/1694499 [details]  OpenAccess publication 
Note South Africa  
Type locality South Africa [details]
Taxonomy Nishi records a specimen collected from an unknown location on the South African coast as C. capensis. He makes no comment...  
Taxonomy Nishi records a specimen collected from an unknown location on the South African coast as C. capensis. He makes no comment on the original description or types. [details]
Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2018). World Polychaeta database. Chaetopterus capensis Stimpson, 1856. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=336422 on 2018-04-23
Date
action
by
2008-03-18 12:55:09Z
created
2008-03-20 06:44:16Z
changed
2008-03-26 11:36:43Z
changed
2012-07-09 22:25:23Z
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original description Stimpson, William. (1856). Description of some new marine invertebrates. Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia. 7(10): 385-394., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/1694499 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

source of synonymy 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  [details]   

status source Nishi, Eijiroh. 2001. Partial revision of Japanese Chaetopterus (Chaetopteridae: Polychaeta), including description of three new species from southern Pacific side of central Japan. Actinia. Bulletin of the Manazuru Marine Laboratory for Science Education, Faculty of Education and Human Sciences, Yokohama National University 14: 1-26, available online at http://jairo.nii.ac.jp/0009/00001027/en
page(s): 21 [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

From editor or global species database
Taxonomy Nishi records a specimen collected from an unknown location on the South African coast as C. capensis. He makes no comment on the original description or types. [details]

From other sources
Type locality South Africa [details]