WoRMS taxon details

Lepidonotus natalensis Day, 1951

338933  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:338933)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Day, John H. (1951). The polychaete fauna of South Africa. Part 1. The intertidal and estuarine Polychaeta of Natal and Mosambique. Annals of the Natal Museum. 12(1): 1-67. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
Type locality contained in KwaZulu-Natal  
type locality contained in KwaZulu-Natal [details]
Note Indian Ocean, Natal, South Africa  
From editor or global species database
Type locality Indian Ocean, Natal, South Africa [details]
Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2018). World Polychaeta database. Lepidonotus natalensis Day, 1951. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=338933 on 2018-05-25
Date
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2008-03-18 12:55:09Z
created
2008-03-26 11:36:43Z
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2018-04-06 01:57:12Z
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original description Day, John H. (1951). The polychaete fauna of South Africa. Part 1. The intertidal and estuarine Polychaeta of Natal and Mosambique. Annals of the Natal Museum. 12(1): 1-67. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

redescription De Assis, José Eriberto; De Brito, Rafael Justino; Christoffersen, Martin Lindsey; De Souza, José Roberto Botelho. (2015). A catalogue of the scaleworm genus Lepidonotus (Polynoidae, Polychaeta) from South America, with two new records for Brazilian waters. ZooKeys. 533: 63-98., available online at http://zookeys.pensoft.net/articles.php?id=6184
page(s): 75-78, figures 4, 5; note: redescription and range extension to South America [details]   

status source 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
page(s): 82, figures 1.14a-e; note: treated as synonym of Lepidonotus tenuisetosus (Gravier, 1902) [details]   

status source Wehe, Thomas. (2006). Revision of the scale worms (Polychaeta:Aphroditoidea) occurring in the seas surrounding the Arabian Peninsula. Part I: Polynoidae. Fauna of Arabia. 22: 23–197.
page(s): 101- , figures 21a-j; note: removed from synonymy with Lepidonotus tenuisetosus (Gravier, 1902) [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

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Specimen The Natural History Museum, London [details]

Type locality Indian Ocean, Natal, South Africa [details]