WoRMS name details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPhyllodoce bilineata Johnston, 1840

339572 (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:339572)
Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted (superseded original combination)
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Johnston, George. (1840). Miscellanea Zoologica. The British Nereides (2). [Continued from vol. iii p. 295]. Annals of Natural History or Magazine of Zoology, Botany and Geology, Series 1. 4: 224-232, plates VI-VII., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/22975#page/238/mode/1up
page(s): 227-228, plate VI figs. 7-10 [details]   
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Berwick Bay  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editortype locality contained in Berwick Bay [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNote Described with base on specimens from two...  
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Described with base on specimens from two localities in the North Sea: 1) ''Preston-pans'' (= Prestonpans), Firth of Forth, Scotland (gazetteer estimate 55.96°, -2.99°), on oysters; 2) ''Berwick'' (= Berwick-upon-Tweed), England (gazetteer estimate 55.768°, -1.986°), ''rare''. [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDepth range Not stated in the original description....  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDepth range Not stated in the original description. Probably shallow water, intertidal to subtidal. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution British coasts of the North Sea: Scotland...  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution British coasts of the North Sea: Scotland (Firth of Forth); England (Berwick-upon-Tweed). [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology Not stated in the original description. The...  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology Not stated in the original description. The specific epithet bilineata (masculine: bilineatus) is a Latin adjective meaning 'doubly lined', and refers to the two longitudinal dark lines typical of the colour pattern of the species, described as being ''pale greenish-yellow, with a continuous dark line drawn down each side at the insertions of the feet'' (Johnston, 1840: 227). [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTaxonomy Moved to different genus.  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTaxonomy Moved to different genus. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Described with base on specimens from two...  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Described with base on specimens from two localities in the North Sea: 1) ''Preston-pans'' (= Prestonpans), Firth of Forth, Scotland (gazetteer estimate 55.96°, -2.99°), on oysters; 2) ''Berwick'' (= Berwick-upon-Tweed), England (gazetteer estimate 55.768°, -1.986°), ''rare''. [details]
WoRMS (2008). Phyllodoce bilineata Johnston, 1840. 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=339572 on 2017-11-21

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2008-03-18 12:55:09Z
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2008-03-26 11:36:43Z
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original description Johnston, George. (1840). Miscellanea Zoologica. The British Nereides (2). [Continued from vol. iii p. 295]. Annals of Natural History or Magazine of Zoology, Botany and Geology, Series 1. 4: 224-232, plates VI-VII., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/22975#page/238/mode/1up
page(s): 227-228, plate VI figs. 7-10 [details]   

new combination reference Malmgren, A. J. (1865). Nordiska Hafs-Annulater. Öfversigt af Königlich Vetenskapsakademiens förhandlingar, Stockholm. 22(1): 51-110., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/100715#page/61/mode/1up
page(s): 99, plate XIII fig. 26 [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDepth range Not stated in the original description. Probably shallow water, intertidal to subtidal. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution British coasts of the North Sea: Scotland (Firth of Forth); England (Berwick-upon-Tweed). [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology Not stated in the original description. The specific epithet bilineata (masculine: bilineatus) is a Latin adjective meaning 'doubly lined', and refers to the two longitudinal dark lines typical of the colour pattern of the species, described as being ''pale greenish-yellow, with a continuous dark line drawn down each side at the insertions of the feet'' (Johnston, 1840: 227). [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat On oysters. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTaxonomy Moved to different genus. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Described with base on specimens from two localities in the North Sea: 1) ''Preston-pans'' (= Prestonpans), Firth of Forth, Scotland (gazetteer estimate 55.96°, -2.99°), on oysters; 2) ''Berwick'' (= Berwick-upon-Tweed), England (gazetteer estimate 55.768°, -1.986°), ''rare''. [details]