WoRMS name details

Pycnoderma fernandense Augener, 1918

336801  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:336801)

 unaccepted (subjective synonym)
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Augener, H. (1918). Polychaeta. Beitrage zur Kenntnis der Meeresfauna Westafrikas. 2(2): 67-625, plates II-VII., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/7172671#page/79/mode/1up [details]   
Note Atlantic Ocean, Gold Coast, Africa  
From other sources
Type locality Atlantic Ocean, Gold Coast, Africa [details]
Etymology Salazar-Vallejo (2012) remarks that: "The original epithet spelling, “fernandense”,might have tried to indicate one of...  
Etymology Salazar-Vallejo (2012) remarks that: "The original epithet spelling, “fernandense”,might have tried to indicate one of the collecting sites (Fernando Póo Island, Guinea), adjusted to the apparent feminine gender of Pycnoderma Grube, 1877." Note however that the comment about gender is incorrect. Derma is neuter and the -ense suffix is the neuter ending, with -ensis the adjectival suffix for gender agreement with both masculine and feminine genera. [details]
Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2018). World Polychaeta database. Pycnoderma fernandense Augener, 1918. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=336801 on 2018-06-21
Date
action
by
2008-03-18 12:55:09Z
created
2008-03-26 11:36:43Z
changed
2018-02-12 01:24:47Z
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original description Augener, H. (1918). Polychaeta. Beitrage zur Kenntnis der Meeresfauna Westafrikas. 2(2): 67-625, plates II-VII., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/7172671#page/79/mode/1up [details]   

source of synonymy Hartman, Olga. (1959). Catalogue of the Polychaetous Annelids of the World. Parts 1 and 2. Allan Hancock Foundation Occasional Paper. 23: 1-628.
page(s): 419; note: superseded synonymy in a listing, there referred to Piromis arenosus Kinberg [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

new combination reference Salazar-Vallejo, Sergio I. (2012). Revision of Trophoniella Hartman, 1959 (Polychaeta, Flabelligeridae). Zoosystema. 34(3): 453-519., available online at https://doi.org/10.5252/z2012n3a1
page(s): 482; note: redescribed, apparently from non-type material, and placed in Trophoniella [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Type locality 
 

From editor or global species database
Etymology Salazar-Vallejo (2012) remarks that: "The original epithet spelling, “fernandense”,might have tried to indicate one of the collecting sites (Fernando Póo Island, Guinea), adjusted to the apparent feminine gender of Pycnoderma Grube, 1877." Note however that the comment about gender is incorrect. Derma is neuter and the -ense suffix is the neuter ending, with -ensis the adjectival suffix for gender agreement with both masculine and feminine genera. [details]

From other sources
Specimen Zoologische Museum, Hamburg [details]

Type locality Atlantic Ocean, Gold Coast, Africa [details]