WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNereis pectinata Sowerby, 1806

337498

urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:337498

Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted (suppressed for priority by ICZN Opinion 1225)
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Sowerby, James. (1806). The British miscellany; or, Coloured figures of new, rare, or little known animal subjects : many not before ascertained to be inhabitants of the British Isles: and chiefly in the possession of the author, James Sowerby. R. Taylor & Co., London, Vol. 1-2 136 pp., 76 plates., available online at http://dx.doi.org/10.5962/bhl.title.41623
page(s): 107 & colour plate 51 [details]  OpenAccess publication 
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Dover Strait  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editortype locality contained in Dover Strait [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNote Sandwich Bay, north of Dover, England  
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Sandwich Bay, north of Dover, England [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNomenclature Nereis pectinata belongs in Pectinariidae. The...  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNomenclature Nereis pectinata belongs in Pectinariidae. The name is suppressed in favour of later names, mainly Pectinaria (Lagis) koreni Malmgren, 1866 [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Sandwich Bay, north of Dover, England  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Sandwich Bay, north of Dover, England [details]
Read, G. (2016). Nereis pectinata Sowerby, 1806. 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=337498 on 2017-11-19

Date
action
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2008-03-18 12:55:09Z
created
2008-03-26 11:36:43Z
changed
2016-10-20 20:19:28Z
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original description Sowerby, James. (1806). The British miscellany; or, Coloured figures of new, rare, or little known animal subjects : many not before ascertained to be inhabitants of the British Isles: and chiefly in the possession of the author, James Sowerby. R. Taylor & Co., London, Vol. 1-2 136 pp., 76 plates., available online at http://dx.doi.org/10.5962/bhl.title.41623
page(s): 107 & colour plate 51 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

status source International Commission on Zoological Nomenclature (ICZN). (1982). OPINION 1225: Pectinaria Lamarck, 1818, Nereis cylindraria belgica Pallas, 1766 and Lagis koreni Malmgren, 1866 (Polychaeta): conserved. Bulletin of Zoological Nomenclature. 39(3): 186-191., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/12228099
page(s): 186; note: suppresses Nereis pectinata Sowerby, 1806 for purposes of priority [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

status source Nielsen, Claus; Kirkegaard, Jorgen B.; Lemche, Henning. (1977). Pectinaria Lamarck, 1818 (Polychaeta), and the specific names P. belgica (Pallas, 1766) and P. koreni (Malmgren, 1866) to be validated under the plenary powers. Z.N. (S.) 2202. Bulletin of Zoological Nomenclature. 34(2): 112-122., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/12226369
note: Sowerby's Nereis pectinata identified with Pectinaria (Lagis) koreni [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNomenclature Nereis pectinata belongs in Pectinariidae. The name is suppressed in favour of later names, mainly Pectinaria (Lagis) koreni Malmgren, 1866 [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Sandwich Bay, north of Dover, England [details]