WoRMS name details

Scoloplos elongata Johnson, 1901

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

 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 
Type locality contained in Washington (State)  
type locality contained in Washington (State) [details]
Note Port Townsend Region and Seattle Region, Puget...  
From editor or global species database
Type locality Port Townsend Region and Seattle Region, Puget Sound, Washington, USA, Pacific Ocean (gazetteer estimate 47.91°, -122.48°). [details]
Depth range Near low-water mark.  
Depth range Near low-water mark. [details]

Distribution Pacific coast of the USA: Puget Sound (Washington).  
Distribution Pacific coast of the USA: Puget Sound (Washington). [details]

Etymology Not stated in the original description. The specific epithet elongata means 'prolonged' or 'elongated' and is the perfect...  
Etymology 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]

Taxonomy Moved to genus Haploscoloplos by Hartman (1944). Pettibone (1957) stated that Scoloplos elongata was a primary homonym of...  
Taxonomy 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]
Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2018). World Polychaeta database. Scoloplos elongata Johnson, 1901. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=337439 on 2018-05-25
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2008-03-18 12:55:09Z
created
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 
 

Paratype 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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Depth range Near low-water mark. [details]

Distribution Pacific coast of the USA: Puget Sound (Washington). [details]

Etymology 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]

Habitat Sandy shores, near low-water mark. [details]

Taxonomy 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]

Type locality Port Townsend Region and Seattle Region, Puget Sound, Washington, USA, Pacific Ocean (gazetteer estimate 47.91°, -122.48°). [details]