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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorUncinereis lutea Treadwell, 1928 
AphiaID: 339367

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnnelida (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolychaeta (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorErrantia (Subclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPhyllodocida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNereidiformia (Suborder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNereididae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNereidinae (Subfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorUncinereis (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorUncinereis lutea (Species)
Status Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted (subjective synonym)
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlatynereis dumerilii (Audouin & Milne Edwards, 1834)
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorUncinereis Chamberlin, 1919 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlatynereis Kinberg, 1865
Orig. name Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorUncinereis lutea Treadwell, 1928
Sources  original description Treadwell, Aaron L. (1928). Polychaetous annelids from the Arcturus Oceanographic Expedition. Zoologica, New York. 8(8): 449-485., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/51020852
page(s): 469-471, fig. 179: 40 to 49 [details]

source of synonymy Hartman, Olga. (1956). Polychaetous annelids erected by Treadwell, 1891 to 1948, together with a brief chronology. Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History. 109(2): 239-310., available online at http://hdl.handle.net/2246/1145
page(s): 259, 281 [details]

Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editortype locality contained in Atlantic Ocean [details]
Specimen  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype AMNH , locality Sargasso Sea (Sargasso Sea, Atlantic Ocean (26°10'N, 56°00'W; 26.1667°, -56.0°); surface, on Sargassum) [details]
Link Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Annelida Collection (3 records) 
Notes 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDepth range Surface. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Atlantic Ocean: Sargasso Sea. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEditor's comment The type locality of the species has been considered as "off the West Indies", probably with base on Hartman (1956: 259; see also Hartman, 1959: 280). This is incorrect, as according to Treadwell (1928: 471) the species was collected at "26° 10' north latitude; 56° west longitude, on Sargassum". This is located in the Sargasso Sea, as also stated in Hartman (1956: 281). [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology Not stated. The specific epithet lutea is a Latin adjective meaning 'saffron yellow' or 'sallow' and refers certainly to the color of the species: "In the preserving fluid the body often has a yellow color deepening into orange in some regions" (Treadwell, 1928: 470). [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat On Sargassum, floating at the surface. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTaxonomy Current taxon junior synonym of species listed. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Sargasso Sea, Atlantic Ocean (26.1667°, -56.0°). [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType material Deposited at the American Museum of Natural History, New York, USA (AMNH). [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:339367
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2008-03-18 12:55:09Z  created  Fauchald, Kristian
2008-03-26 11:36:43Z  changed  Fauchald, Kristian
2011-04-16 04:22:15Z  changed  Read, Geoffrey
2017-09-01 10:29:20Z  changed  Gil, João
  
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  Citation: Gil, J.; Read, G. (2017). Uncinereis lutea Treadwell, 1928. In: Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2017). World Polychaeta database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/traits/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=339367 on 2017-10-18
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