WoRMS name details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScoloplos elongata Johnson, 1901

337439  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:337439)

Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted (replaced primary homonym; incorrect gender suffix ending)
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Johnson, Herbert Parlin. (1901). The Polychaeta of the Puget Sound region. Proceedings of the Boston Society for Natural History. 29(18): 381-437, plates 1-19., available online at http://www.archive.org/stream/proceedingsbost07unkngoog#page/n436/mode/2up
page(s): 412-413, plate 10 figs. 105-110 [details]  OpenAccess publication 
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Washington (State)  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editortype locality contained in Washington (State) [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNote Port Townsend Region and Seattle Region, Puget...  
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Port Townsend Region and Seattle Region, Puget Sound, Washington, USA, Pacific Ocean (gazetteer estimate 47.91°, -122.48°). [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDepth range Near low-water mark.  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDepth range Near low-water mark. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Pacific coast of the USA: Puget Sound (Washington).  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Pacific coast of the USA: Puget Sound (Washington). [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology Not stated in the original description. The specific epithet elongata means 'prolonged' or 'elongated' and is the perfect...  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology Not stated in the original description. The specific epithet elongata means 'prolonged' or 'elongated' and is the perfect passive participle of the Latin verb elongo, and refers presumably to the length of the species, described as being "long and slender [...]. Length, 192 mm" (Johnston, 1901: 412-413). [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTaxonomy Moved to genus Haploscoloplos by Hartman (1944). Pettibone (1957) stated that Scoloplos elongata was a primary homonym of...  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTaxonomy Moved to genus Haploscoloplos by Hartman (1944). Pettibone (1957) stated that Scoloplos elongata was a primary homonym of Scoloplos elongatus Quatrefages, 1866, and replaced it by the new name Scoloplos (Scoloplos) pugettensis.  [details]
Gil, J. (2017). Scoloplos elongata. In: Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2017). World Polychaeta database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=337439 on 2018-01-19

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2008-03-18 12:55:09Z
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2008-03-26 11:36:43Z
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2015-06-14 11:43:23Z
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2017-05-06 19:28:36Z
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2017-05-07 15:26:29Z
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original description Johnson, Herbert Parlin. (1901). The Polychaeta of the Puget Sound region. Proceedings of the Boston Society for Natural History. 29(18): 381-437, plates 1-19., available online at http://www.archive.org/stream/proceedingsbost07unkngoog#page/n436/mode/2up
page(s): 412-413, plate 10 figs. 105-110 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

source of synonymy Pettibone, Marian H. (1957). North American genera of the family Orbiniidae (Annelida: Polychaeta), with descriptions of new species. Journal of the Washington Academy of Sciences. 47(5): 159-167., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/39753529
page(s): 162; note: new name: Scoloplos (Scoloplos) pugettensis [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

new combination reference Hartman, O. 1944. Polychaetous annelids from California, including the descriptions of two new genera and nine new species. Allan Hancock Pacific Expeditions, 10(2): 239-307., available online at http://digitallibrary.usc.edu/cdm/ref/collection/p15799coll82/id/12856
page(s): 257; note: new combination in the comments under the species Scoloplos acmeceps [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParatype LACM AHF POLY 0670, locality Puget Sound (Puget Sound, Washington, USA, Pacific Ocean (gazetteer estimate 47.91°, -122.48°); shore) [details]
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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDepth range Near low-water mark. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Pacific coast of the USA: Puget Sound (Washington). [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology Not stated in the original description. The specific epithet elongata means 'prolonged' or 'elongated' and is the perfect passive participle of the Latin verb elongo, and refers presumably to the length of the species, described as being "long and slender [...]. Length, 192 mm" (Johnston, 1901: 412-413). [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat Sandy shores, near low-water mark. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTaxonomy Moved to genus Haploscoloplos by Hartman (1944). Pettibone (1957) stated that Scoloplos elongata was a primary homonym of Scoloplos elongatus Quatrefages, 1866, and replaced it by the new name Scoloplos (Scoloplos) pugettensis.  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Port Townsend Region and Seattle Region, Puget Sound, Washington, USA, Pacific Ocean (gazetteer estimate 47.91°, -122.48°). [details]